More Than Just A Name: A Traveller's Guide to the Origin of Place Names in Newfoundland and Labrador - Byron A. Brooks

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This second edition contains supplementary notes on some of the existing information, as well as fifty additional place names that have been offered by communities in the province. There is no need to wonder any more about the unusala place names in Newfoundland and Labrador, such as Croque, Dildo, Deadman's Bay and Nain. The book your are holding in your hand gives you immediate access to the origin of over 600 place names in the province.
Each f the thirty-four scenic tours designed by the Department of Tourism is introduced, and as you follow each trail through the towns and villages you can read about the place names as they occur along the way. Well-researched, and often entertaining, More Than Just A Name is a helpful companion for local travellers and tourists in Newfoundland and Labrador.