At the Drop of a Hat

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She also has an extremely long list of credits of business appointments such as being a Director of Simpson's Ltd 1974-1979, Bank of Montreal, since 1975, Northern Telecom ltd, 1987, member of metro Toronto Hospital Planning Council 1965-70. Doireann’s poems have previously appeared in literary journals in Ireland and internationally (in Canada, France, Mexico, USA, Scotland and England). She received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1996.

Pages: 130

Publisher: Grosvenor House Publishing Limited (October 7, 2013)

ISBN: 1781486433

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