By Michael Ignatieff
An quick nationwide bestseller upon ebook, True Patriot Love is a passionate and insightful examine what it capability to be Canadian, by means of the fellow who leads the Liberal occasion of Canada, in addition to an intimate exploration of Ignatieff's father's relations roots.
In 1872, Ignatieff's nice grandfather, George Munro provide, set out with Sandford Fleming to map the railway line that may hyperlink Canada from coast to coast. Ignatieff's grandfather, William Lawson provide, got here domestic from the 1st global warfare believing that Canada had earned the ideal to name itself an self sufficient state. yet Ignatieff's uncle, George furnish, writer of the vintage Lament for a Nation, believed that Canada had long past from colony to kingdom and again to colony--of the U.S..
With an analogous novelistic aptitude obtrusive in The Russian Album, Michael Ignatieff blends heritage and love of kingdom and culture into an unforgettable kin memoir.