"By The Light Of The Coal Oil Lamp" By; By: Marvel Helming Publisher: Lakefield Herald Ltd., ISBN: 0973390107, Release Date: 2004
Marvel Henning's new book; "By The Light Of The Coal Oil Lamp", published by the Lakefield Herald and released in 2004,1 believe is a interesting, anecdotal and historical glimpse of a unique sub-culture. The life of a rural farm family after the turn of the century was, and often still is, a life of adversity and labourous connection to the land. The reader gets a rare and special first hand glimpse into a unique era and rural technology. This book will be a good time capsule for many years too come. Definitely unique, By The Light Of The Coal Oil Lamp is a must for history and antique buffs, coffee table book collections and certainly schools.