Canadian History

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Canadian Prisoners of War Through the Twentieth Century

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Jonathan Vance examines Canada's role in the formation of an important aspect of international law, traces the growth and activities of a number of national and local philanthropic agencies, and recounts the efforts of ex-prisoners to secure compensation for the long-term effects of captivity.

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Tammarniit (Mistakes)

Inuit Relocation in the Eastern Arctic, 1939-63

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Britain and the Origins of Canadian Confederation, 1837-67

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Ged Martin offers a sceptical review of claims that Confederation answered all the problems facing the provinces, and examines in detail British perceptions of Canada and ideas about its future.

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Roaring Days

Rossland's Mines and the History of British Columbia

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This lively history of mining in Rossland, British Columbia brings to life the unique individuals who built a bustling town out of the wilderness.

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Canada and Quebec

One Country, Two Histories

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Beginning with the Conquest and working through the many political permutations before Confederation and since, Robert Bothwell traces the uneasy relations between Canada and Quebec.

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Paul Kane's Great Nor-West

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In this beautifully designed and richly illustrated book, Diane Eaton and Sheila Urbanek re-create Paul Kane's heroic journey across Canada and bring to life the people, places, and events he experienced.

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