Attawandaron: Hamilton's Publisher
Attawandaron is a small press based in Hamilton, Canada. We focus on quality books of local interest.
Feature Book Information
The Relic Hunter : Buried Treasure in Hamilton
By Mike “Relics” Guarascia
Downtown Hamilton Walking Tours
Meet at King & John streets | Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. | Free to all!
Hamilton’s Stone Age
Highlights from Bill King’s new book, Hamilton’s Stone Age.
Bishops and Gas
Explore the area around St. Mary’s Cathedral, where Bishops and Gasworks once dwelt side-by-side.
Explore the ruins of some of Hamilton’s old mountain roads.
The Railway Menace
Relics of the many railways which once blessed and plagued Hamilton.
Housing the Rich
How the other half lived in 19th century Hamilton.
Meet the McQuestens
Whitehern and other buildings connected with the McQuesten family and their friends.
Standing on Guard
Military highlights of Hamilton’s history.
High Crimes and Misdemeanors
Visit the favoured haunts of some of our best-remembered scoundrels and jailbirds.
Famous 19th century blazes and how they changed Hamilton.
Abandoned and Forgotten Cemeteries
We search out the few remaining graveyards and tombstones in downtown Hamilton.
A Royal Visitor
Retrace the steps of Hamilton’s first royal visitor, Prince Albert Edward, who called in September, 1860.
Discover the birthplaces of some famous Hamiltonians.
There was nothing like a public hanging to bring 19th century Hamilton to life!
Step into the hidden world of the many alleys which snake through downtown Hamilton.
People, places and events you’ve probably never heard of.
The Laird of Dundurn
The contributions of Sir Allan Napier MacNab (Bart.), good & bad.
Hamilton had more castles than any other city in Upper Canada. We visit some of the less known.
Hamilton’s Ugliest Buildings
While many fine architects left their mark on Hamilton, we look for a few who were not so good.
A brief sampling of a rich Hamilton tradition.
The best of the summer’s tours.