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Children's Nonfiction Date & Time

What Time Of Day Was That?

History by the Minute

by (author) Dale Patterson

Fitzhenry and Whiteside
Initial publish date
Feb 2001
Date & Time, Trivia
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Feb 2001
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 9 to 18
  • Grade: 4 to 12


What Time Of Day Was That? offers readers a glimpse into important historical events pertaining to the world, U.S. and Canada, but with one notable difference the events are put in order of the exact time of day they occurred. The book contains a pot pourri of information: from sports, politics and world history to unusual events, such as the time the first commercial was aired on television.

About the author

Dale Patterson spent 30 years as editor and reporter for the Canadian Press and Broadcast News. He is author of What Time Of Day Was That? History By the Minute (Fitzhenry & Whiteside). He lives near Toronto.

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