Remembering Ernie Forbes

Remembering historian of the Maritimes, Ernie Forbes (1940-2015): Del Muise in @Acadiensis https://goo.gl/l3whFD 

Shared by: Keith Grant : @keithsgrant

We first met in 1966 when he came to Halifax from Victoria to defend his Master’s thesis at Dalhousie. Though technically an examiner, I mostly watched the sparring between Ernie and Murray Beck, two heavyweights in the ring of Nova Scotia political history whose enormous respect for one another would become a feature of their subsequent interactions….