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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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The Best Place to Be: Expo 67 and Its Time: The History of Canada
The Best Place to Be: Expo 67 and Its Time: The History of Canada
by John Lownsbrough
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For six months in 1967, from late April until the end of October, Canada and its worlds fair, Expo 67, became the focus of national and international attention in a way the country and its people had rarely experienced before. At a time when Canada... (read more)

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Canada 1900-45
Canada 1900-45
by Robert Bothwell
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Through war, depression, and social upheaval, the first half of the twentieth century was a period of unprecedented turbulence in Canada. In this lively and contentious survey, Robert Bothwell, lan Drummond, and John English explore the political and... (read more)

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The Oatmeal Ark: From the Scottish Isles to a Promised Land
The Oatmeal Ark: From the Scottish Isles to a Promised Land
by Rory Maclean
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After the death of his father, Beagan Gillean finds himself stranded on a wild Scottish island, alone except for a trunk full of three generations of family history. His life adrift on an empty sea, he resolves to retrace the journey his great... (read more)

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Alberta
Alberta
by Robert Kroetsch
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Robert Kroetsch captures the beauty of this province in this endearing documentation of his Alberta experience--from the dinosaur digs in the Badlands to the Calgary Stampede to the site of Big Bear's prophetic vision of kd lang's hometown.... (read more)

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Thin Ice: Coming of Age in Canada
Thin Ice: Coming of Age in Canada
by Bruce Mccall
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His skates were too small. Or they didn't match. Or they were that ultimate humiliation for a boy trying to play hockey--girls' white figure skates. Add to young Bruce McCall's shabby equipment his pencil-thin wrists, weak ankles, and, as he puts it... (read more)

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Bluebacks and Silver Brights: A Lifetime in the BC Fisheries from Bounty to Plunder
Bluebacks and Silver Brights: A Lifetime in the BC Fisheries from Bounty to Plunder
by Norman Safarik
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More than a history of the Vancouver fishing industry, Bluebacks and Silver Brights is a collection of great adventures set on the Pacific coast. With dozens of salty tales of hardworking and hard-living fisherman and fish industry workers, this is... (read more)

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Heading for Home
Heading for Home
by Zahava Hanan
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Zahava Hanan's struggle to save her ranch in Alberta from the threat of industrial pollution makes Heading for Home a modern tale on an epic scale. For twenty years she fought for her rights in Western Canada. Heading for Home gives a very warm account... (read more)

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Trafficking in Sheep: A Memoir: From Off-Broadway, New York, to Blue Island, Nova Scotia
Trafficking in Sheep: A Memoir: From Off-Broadway, New York, to Blue Island, Nova Scotia
by Anne Barclay Priest
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A working actress and divorced mother of two young boys takes off for the summer to the coast of Nova Scotia. She falls in love with the place; buys a house; ultimately buys an island because it is the view from her house and because she wants to save it... (read more)

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I Married the Klondike
I Married the Klondike
by Laura Beatrice Berton
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Now Back in Print! "I Married the Klondike is a Canadian classic that has been anthologized, serialized and televised and in her twilight years it brought to my mother a modicum of fame, which she thoroughly enjoyed." Pierre... (read more)

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Over Canada: An Aerial Adventure
Over Canada: An Aerial Adventure
by Russ Heinl
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This book portrays the diverse and scenic landscape of Canada through words and 155 high-quality colour aerial photographs of cities, towns, mountains, lakes, rivers, coastlines, forests, farmland, deserts, volcanoes, glaciers, and icebergs. Recommended... (read more)

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The Road Runs West: A Century Along the Bella Coola/Chilcotin Highway
The Road Runs West: A Century Along the Bella Coola/Chilcotin Highway
by Diana French
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This is the unusual story of a very unusual road: the 456-km Chilcotin Highway, which runs from Williams Lake to Bella Coola and is known as the 'loneliest road in BC." The highway took ninety years to build through some of the roughest terrain in Canada.... (read more)

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Place Names of Atlantic Canada
Place Names of Atlantic Canada
by William B Hamilton
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Almost a millennium has passed since the Norse first discovered Vinland; but even earlier the Amerindian and Inuit people bestowed their own place names on Atlantic Canada. Many of these have survived not only the centuries and a variety of translations... (read more)

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How To Be a Canadian
How To Be a Canadian
by Will Ferguson
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It isn't always easy being Canadian, according to Will Ferguson, but it can be a lot of fun. Asked to write a follow-up to his runaway bestseller"... (read more)

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The Resettlement of British Columbia: Essays on Colonialism & Geographical Change
The Resettlement of British Columbia: Essays on Colonialism & Geographical Change
by Cole Harris
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Nine essays reflect on the strategies of colonialism in British Columbia during the first 150 years after the arrival of European settlers. Peering through the dual lenses of post-colonial theory and empirical data, the author considers Native disease... (read more)

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Romancing the Rockies
Romancing the Rockies
by Brian Brennan
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In Romancing the Rockies: Mountaineers, Missionaries, Marilyn, and More, award-winning popular historian Brian Brennan introduces us to the daring men and women who found themselves attracted irresistibly to the magnificent Canadian Rocky Mountains over... (read more)

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Why Canadian Unity Matters
Why Canadian Unity Matters
by Charles F Doran
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Why is Canadian unity important to democratic pluralism worldwide? Democratic pluralism is the ability of different cultural and language communities to find representation under a single set of democratic institutions, however configured. Although... (read more)

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Beauty Tips From Moose Jaw: Travels in Search of Canada
Beauty Tips From Moose Jaw: Travels in Search of Canada
by Will Ferguson
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Will Fergusons first book in three years, following on the back-to-back successes of How to Be a Canadian (over 110,000 copies sold) and Happiness™ (Winner of the Leacock Medal for Humour). Will Ferguson has spent the past three years criss... (read more)

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Brief History of Canada
Brief History of Canada
by Roger Riendeau
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This single volume provides a concise, highly readable introduction to the growth and development of a unique land and its people. Veteran historian Roger Riendeau masterfully surveys the origins of Canada from its First peoples through European contact,... (read more)

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Memoirs: 1939-1993
Memoirs: 1939-1993
by Brian Mulroney
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Politics was always Brian Mulroneys real love. As an undergraduate in Nova Scotia he amazed his friends by getting Prime Minister Diefenbaker on the phone, and he rose fast in the Tory ranks in Quebec as a young Montreal lawyer. He tried for the... (read more)

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