Toronto: Dundurn Press, 2006. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #002737
254 p.p. 16 unnumbered pages of colour photographs. Cream cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Boards are bumped at head and fore edge, spine ends. Dust jacket is lightly bumped at spine ends, some light chafing to front cover. In this memoir, Lincoln Alexander traces a remarkable series of events from his early life to the present, shaping him as a charismatic and influential leader whose impact continues to be felt today. From facing down racism to challenging the post-war Ontario establishment, from becoming Canada's first black Member of Parliament to entertaining royalty as Ontario's Lieutenant-Governor, Alexander's is the ultimate uplifting Canadian success story, the embodiment of what defines Canada.