The Resource Canadian folk: : portraits of remarkable lives, (ebook)

Canadian folk: : portraits of remarkable lives, (ebook)

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Canadian folk: : portraits of remarkable lives
Title
Canadian folk:
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portraits of remarkable lives
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Language
eng
Summary
An amusing collection of lives and stories from the eccentric side of Canada's history. A joyous romp through the back pages of Canadian quirkiness, Canadian Folk provides a fresh look at the saints, sinners, oddballs, and outright nutbars who have populated the Canadian landscape. They were perpetually northbound or south; they were inveterate walkers, or world class runners, millionaires in ill-advised Citroen half-tracks. The restless characters who spanned those miles and who fill the pages of this book were fuelled by the ambitions, the doubts, and the certainties of their times, a certainty that now seems unfathomable to us and frequently maddening. From doomed explorers to celebrated poets of cheese, this collection provides a fascinating look at the eminent and no-so-eminent characters who came before us and left their colourful mark on Canada's history
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1956-
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Unwin, Peter
Dewey number
971.009/9
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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Canada
Target audience
adult
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Canadian folk: : portraits of remarkable lives, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781459710290
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11817745
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remote
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11817745
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MWT11817745
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Canadian folk: : portraits of remarkable lives, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781459710290
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11817745
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11817745
System control number
MWT11817745
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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