Episode 028: George Fosty – Renowned Historian And Author

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There are few people who have delved into the history of the gameAdd subtitle text-2 of hockey quite as much as George Fosty. He has authored or co-authored 3 hockey books including: Splendid Is The Sun: The 5,000 Year History of Hockey, Black Ice: The Lost History of the Colored Hockey League of the Maritimes 1895-1925 and his latest work called Tribes: An International Hockey History.

In today’s episode George shares with us his early days in writing and the surprising connection with hockey and the military.

John McGourty, Producer for NHL.com had this to say about the book Black Ice “It’s a fascinating account of the development of not only black hockey, but Canadian hockey.”

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