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The Way We Were: BC's Amazing Journey to the Year 2000
The Way We Were: BC's Amazing Journey to the Year 2000
by Province
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The heart of this fresh and eclectic look at BC's history is an enormously popular 11-part series that ran in the Vancouver Provincenewspaper late in 1999. Starting with the years before the Europeans arrived, the book chronicles the life and times of BC... (read more)

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Heroines and History
Heroines and History
by Colin M Coates
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Heroines and History is a comparative study of the images of Laura Secord and Madeleine de Vercheres, symbols respectively of the nationalism of English-Canadian and French-Canadian loyalism and national identity. The authors explore the relations of... (read more)

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Canada's Rumrunners: Incredible Adventures and Exploits During Canada's Illicit Liquor Trade (Amazing Stories)
Canada's Rumrunners: Incredible Adventures and Exploits During Canada's Illicit Liquor Trade (Amazing Stories)
by Art Montague
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.,."despite flying bullets and cannon shots, Ben had his crew hastily tossing evidence over the side of the boat. Bullet-riddled, the Maritimas finally came to a stop, but even then, the crew continued to throw the beer overboard." This book will be... (read more)

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A Life on the Fringe: The Memoirs of Eugene Forsey
A Life on the Fringe: The Memoirs of Eugene Forsey
by Eugene Forsey
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Before he died in February 1991 Eugene Forsey had the pleasure of reading these tributes to his autobiography, A Life on the fringe, and of seeing it nominated for a Governor General's Award and become a bestseller. Dr. Forsey writes warmly of his... (read more)

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Puffin Cove
Puffin Cove
by Neil Carey
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The author and his wife led the simple life fishing, beachcombing, logging, surviving, and adventuring in the rain swept Queen Charolette Islands of B.C.... (read more)

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The Lost Patrol: The Mounties' Yukon Tragedy
The Lost Patrol: The Mounties' Yukon Tragedy
by Dick North
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On December 21, 1910, a routine four-man Royal North-West Mounted Police patrol led by Inspector Francis J. Fitzgerald set off from Fort McPherson, Northwest Territories, by dogsled. Its destination: Dawson City, Yukon Territory, 475 miles away... (read more)

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Why I Hate Canadians
Why I Hate Canadians
by Will Ferguson
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First published in 1997, this hilarious book launched satirist Will Ferguson's career. Challenging the notion that Canadians are “nice,” the book asks, “Do we as Canadians deserve a country so great?” Tackling subjects from Canada's... (read more)

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Mounties Tales of Adventure & Danger From the Early Days
Mounties Tales of Adventure & Danger From the Early Days
by Elle Andra Warner
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Elle Andra-Warner is a journalist, author, and photographer who lives in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Estonian by heritage, she was born in a post-war Estonian displaced persons camp in Germany and came to Canada as a young child with her parents. A graduate of... (read more)

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Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town
Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town
by Stephen Leacock
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Twelve episodes in the everyday life of the community of... (read more)

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Niagra on the Lake Its Heritage & Festival
Niagra on the Lake Its Heritage & Festival
by Ronald J Dale
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Niagara-on-the-Lake is one of Southern Ontario's most picturesque towns, with a wide main street with its clock tower, lovingly restored homes and shops, tall shade trees, and luxuriant gardens. What many visitors don't realize is that the town is also... (read more)

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Fire in the Bones: Bill Mason & the Canadian Canoeing Tradition
Fire in the Bones: Bill Mason & the Canadian Canoeing Tradition
by James Raffan
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When Bill Mason set off alone into the wilderness in his red canoe, many people went with him, if only in their imaginations. Now, James Raffan leads us into the heart of the vast landscape that was Bill Mason's own brilliant imagination, on a... (read more)

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The Workingman in the Nineteenth Century
The Workingman in the Nineteenth Century
by Michael S Cross
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This collection of documents gives a picture of the life of the workingman in the nineteenth century-his conditions of work, his housing, diet, health, and recreations, the way he viewed his problems (and was viewed as a problem by the upper classes... (read more)

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The St. Lawrence Seaway and Power Project: An Oral History of the Greatest Construction Show on Earth
The St. Lawrence Seaway and Power Project: An Oral History of the Greatest Construction Show on Earth
by Claire Parham
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This "oral" history of the St. Lawrence Seaway and Power Project uses interviews of the men who designed and built the Seaway to portray how it felt to be part of one of the largest and most successful construction projects of the 20th century. Parham... (read more)

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Good time girls of the Alaska-Yukon gold rush
Good time girls of the Alaska-Yukon gold rush
by Lael Morgan
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History has long ignored many of the earliest female pioneers of the Far North -- the prostitutes and other "disreputable" women who joined the mass pilgrimage to the booming gold camps of Alaska and the Yukon. Morgan offers an authentic, sympathetic... (read more)

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The Dream of Nation (Carleton Library)
The Dream of Nation (Carleton Library)
by Susan Mann
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t-x8 Includes bibliographical references and index.... (read more)

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The Danger Tree: Memory, War and the Search for a Family's Past with Map
The Danger Tree: Memory, War and the Search for a Family's Past with Map
by David Macfarlane
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Emulating the circuitous tales told by his mother's relatives, the Goodyears of Newfoundland, David Macfarlane has crafted a masterpiece of history and memory that will remain indelibly in the minds of its readers. Macfarlane weaves the major events of... (read more)

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Communicating in Canada's Past: Essays in Media History
Communicating in Canada's Past: Essays in Media History
by Gene Allen
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Communicating in Canada's Past evolved out of essays presented at the inaugural Conference on Media History in Canada of 2006, which brought together media historians from across the disciplines and from both French and English Canada. The first... (read more)

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Points of View
Points of View
by Rex Murphy
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His millions of fans will hear Rex's voice in every line of this wide-ranging selection Rex Murphy left his outpost home in Newfoundland to go to university at the age of 15. Since that time (including a spell at Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar) he has been... (read more)

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Canada 2005 Our People Our Events Our Pe
Canada 2005 Our People Our Events Our Pe
by Canadian Press
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Canada 2005: Our People, Our Events, Our Perspective is an in-depth look at the people and events that shaped a year, from a unique and Canadian perspective. From the tsunami disaster that shook the entire world, to the death of four RCMP officers that... (read more)

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Belinda: The Political and Private Life of Belinda Stronach
Belinda: The Political and Private Life of Belinda Stronach
by Don Martin
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In this no-holds barred biography, bestselling author Don Martin candidly documents the life of the super-rich and politically influential Belinda Stronach. Belinda's celebrity friends include Bono, Brad Pitt, Gene Simmons of KISS and the late JKF Jr... (read more)

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