A Man and His Words

Overview

Robert Boyer was a consummate Canadian, whose long career can be measured by words. An author, journalist, researcher, editor, printer, and public speaker, Boyer’s professional life began at the age of 19 when he became a newspaper editor, and continued through the publication of his twelfth book at the age of 88. He was also a church organist, a member of the Ontario Legislature for seventeen years, and the first vice-chairman of Ontario Hydro.

A Canadian Shield Book Published by Dundurn in partnership with Canadian Shield Communications Corporation.

Reviews

A Man and His Words is the history of an amazing man and his accomplishmentsa must read for all who know and love Muskoka and all historians.

Muskoka Today (September, 2003)

About the Author

J. Patrick Boyer

Posted by Kendra on October 21, 2014
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J. Patrick Boyer

J. Patrick Boyer studied law at the International Court of Justice in The Netherlands, served as Canada’s Parliamentary Secretary for External Affairs, and works for democratic development overseas. The author of twenty-three books on Canadian history, law, politics, and governance, Patrick lives with wife, Elise, in Muskoka and Toronto.