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Farley Mowat

21 May 1921 - 6 May 2014

Farley McGill Mowat (1921-2014) was born in Belleville, Ontario. The author of more than forty books, he was a popular and distinguished naturalist and conservationist whose internationally acclaimed novels, books for young readers, and memoirs have been translated into fifty-two languages and have sold more than seventeen million copies. Mowat's oeuvre includes People of the Deer; Lost in the Barrens, a recipient of Canada's Governor General's Award; The Boat Who Wouldn't Float; A Whale for the Killing; The Snow Walker; and Virguga: The Passion of Dian Fossy.

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August 10, 2018 Edited by mountainaxe Edited without comment.
March 31, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
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May 7, 2014 Edited by Aaron Gullison died
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