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The Day the World Came to Town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland
The Day the World Came to Town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland
by Jim Defede
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"For the better part of a week, nearly every man, woman, and child in Gander and the surrounding smaller towns stopped what they were doing so they could help. They placed their lives on hold for a group of strangers and asked for nothing in return. They... (read more)

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Raincoast Chronicles 12 (Raincoast Chronicles)
Raincoast Chronicles 12 (Raincoast Chronicles)
by Harbour Publishing
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Another issue of British Columbia's favorite anthology has arrived, and like its predecessors, Raincoast Chronicles 12 features the variety and style that has made the series a BC publishing phenomenon. It includes stories from established favorites like... (read more)

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Great Heart (96 Edition)
Great Heart (96 Edition)
by James West Davidson
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In 1903 Leonidas Hubbard was commissioned by an outdoors magazine to explore Labrador by canoe. Joined by his best friend, Dillon Wallace, and a Scots-Cree guide, George Elson, Hubbard hoped to make a name for himself as an adventurer. But plagued by... (read more)

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Micropolitics and Canadian Business; Paper, Steel, and the Airlines.
Micropolitics and Canadian Business; Paper, Steel, and the Airlines.
by Peter Clancy
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Micropolitics and Canadian Business explores the internal structure of industry politics in contemporary Canada. This micropolitics approach offers a revealing set of conceptual tools and models that illuminate the politics of everyday business at the... (read more)

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Ottawa (Canada)
Ottawa (Canada)
by Whitecap Books
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As expansive as Canada itself, this outstanding series captures outstanding views of panoramic landscapes, brilliant city skylines, and picturesque communities -- 96 pages and 70 stunning images by internationally renowned photographers, plus descriptive... (read more)

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Fraser Gold 1858!: The Founding of British Columbia
Fraser Gold 1858!: The Founding of British Columbia
by Netta Sterne
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The year 1858 proved to be the most eventful in western Canada as waves of American miners made their way to the Fraser River country, joining hundreds of Indians, Vancouver Island colonists, and former fur trade employees in the gold fields. The... (read more)

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Raincoast Chronicles 18 (Raincoast Chronicles)
Raincoast Chronicles 18 (Raincoast Chronicles)
by Howard White
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Where land meets sea, strange things happen, and most of them end up as stories. Like new driftlogs on a gravel beach, nine of the best are gathered here in issue number eighteen of the bestselling Raincoast Chronicles series. From a study of log barging... (read more)

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How to Be a Canadian
How to Be a Canadian
by Will Ferguson and Ian Ferguson
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A hilarious inside look at that unique species, the Canadian, and their thoughts on such diverse subjects as beer, sex, dating rituals, sports, politics, religion-and, of course, their trademark death-defying search for the middle of any road. Over 100... (read more)

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Best Tales of the Yukon: Including the Classic "Shooting of Dan McGrew" and "The Cremation of Sam McGee"
Best Tales of the Yukon: Including the Classic "Shooting of Dan McGrew" and "The Cremation of Sam McGee"
by Robert W Service
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In 1904, the Canadian Bank of Commerce transferred teller Robert W. Service to the Yukon Territory. Soon, he was famous as the poet who chronicled the Klondike gold rush and the savage beauty of the frozen north. His tales of hard-bitten propectors and... (read more)

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Will the Real Alberta Please Stand Up?
Will the Real Alberta Please Stand Up?
by Geo F. Takach
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One little question propels both author and reader on a genre-bending quest to find the elusive essence of a Canadian province built on sturdy stereotypes of oil-spoiled, beef-eating, bible-thumping rednecks devoid of class or culture. Through essay... (read more)

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Forest Follies: Adventures and Misadventures in the Great Canadian Forest
Forest Follies: Adventures and Misadventures in the Great Canadian Forest
by Ben Parfitt
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Populations of Woodland Caribou and other large mammals are declining across Canada. Hundreds of "problem bears" are killed each year on government orders. Salmon stocks in BC are in danger of going the way of the East Coast cod. The quality and quantity... (read more)

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Nuk Tessli: The Life of a Wilderness Dweller
Nuk Tessli: The Life of a Wilderness Dweller
by Chris Czajkowski
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At once a riveting adventure story and a testament to one woman's resourcefulness, Nuk Tessli is also a heartfelt elegy to the true wilderness and a cry for it's sensible use.... (read more)

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Law of the Yukon: A Pictorial History of the Mounted Police in the Yukon
Law of the Yukon: A Pictorial History of the Mounted Police in the Yukon
by Helene Dobrowolsky
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A northern author looks at the challenges faced by the Mounties in Canada's Yukon Territory over the last 100 years, from their arrival on the eve of the world-famous Klondike Gold Rush, to the present. Through vivid photos, careful research and use of... (read more)

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Discrimination and Denial
Discrimination and Denial
by Clayton James Mosher
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Champion Sprinter Donovan Bailey Said it, and this Book Confirms it. While racism may not be as blatant in Canada as in the United States, it does exist. Members of visible minority groups are discriminated against in employment, housing, and access to... (read more)

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A Line in the Sand: Canadians at War in Kandahar
A Line in the Sand: Canadians at War in Kandahar
by Ray Wiss
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In 2007–08, Dr. Ray Wiss, a former infantry officer, served with the Canadian Forces at forward operating bases in Khandahar's Panjwayi valley, the area experiencing the most intense combat in Afghanistan. He spent more time in the combat area than... (read more)

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With Axe & Flask the History of Persephone Township From Pre Cambrian Times To the Present
With Axe & Flask the History of Persephone Township From Pre Cambrian Times To the Present
by Dan Needles
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Winner of the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour for 2003 The creator of the hugely popular Wingfield Farm plays lays bare a beguiling corner of rural Canada Just a few hours north of the city, youll find the familiar features of Persephone Township: the... (read more)

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Bad Date
Bad Date
by Trevor Greene
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Vancouvers downtown East-side neighborhood, the poorest postal code in Canada, is a ten-block compound of poverty, pain, and despair in a sparkling, healthy, rich city. In the parlance of the street, this area is known as Low Track, where drug-addicted... (read more)

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The Day the World Came To Town
The Day the World Came To Town
by Jim Defede
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This is the moving story of a community who opened its homes to more than 6,000 stranded airline passengers on 9/11/01. "The Day the World Came to Town" is a timeless and heartwarming account of the citizens of Gander, and the unexpected guests who were... (read more)

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Getting to the Bubble: More Stories That Shimmer and Pop
Getting to the Bubble: More Stories That Shimmer and Pop
by Mike Mccardell
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Mike McCardell, the legendary Vancouver reporter who tries to restore people's faith in living after they've finished watching the appalling mayhem on the evening news, is back with another collection of simple but irresistible stories: there are the... (read more)

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On Whale Island: Notes from a Place I Never Meant to Leave
On Whale Island: Notes from a Place I Never Meant to Leave
by Daniel Hays
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After Daniel Hays and his father built a twenty-five-foot boat and sailed it around Cape Horn, he thought he'd finally put his wanderlust to rest. He went back to school, bought a house, took a job, got married. But as it turned out, in the real... (read more)

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