all ebooks in category: Post-Confederation History of Canada (7)

The Chinese in Toronto from 1878: From Outside to Inside the Circle
English | ISBN: 1554889790 | 2011 | EPUB | 232 pages | 10,8 MB

The modest beginnings of the Chinese in Toronto and the development of Chinatown is largely due to the completion of the CPR in 1885. No …

The Defining Decade: Identity, Politics, and the Canadian Jewish Community in the 1960s
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1442641142, 1442610468 | 384 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The 1960s witnessed a radical transformation in the Canadian Jewish community. The erosion of longstanding barriers of anti-Semitism resulted in increased access for Jews to …

The Education of Augie Merasty: A Residential School Memoir (The Regina Collection), 2nd Edition
English | March 4th, 2017 | ISBN: 0889774579 | 150 pages | EPUB | 0.50 MB

A courageous and intimate memoir, The Education of Augie Merasty is the story of a child who faced the dark heart of humanity, let loose …

Oka: A Political Crisis and Its Legacy
English | September 18th, 2010 | ISBN: 1553654293 | 282 pages | EPUB | 2.88 MB

On July 11, 1990, tension between white and Mohawk people at Oka, just west of Montreal, took a violent turn. At issue was the town's …

Four Unruly Women : Stories of Incarceration and Resistance From Canada's Most Notorious Prison
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0774838876 | 157 Pages | PDF | 4.5 MB

Bridget Donnelly. Charlotte Reveille. Kate Slattery. Emily Boyle. Until now, these were nothing but names marked down in the admittance registers and punishment reports of …

Building Better Britains? : Settler Societies in the British World, 1783-1920
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1442607521 | 231 Pages | PDF | 2.74 MB

The impact of empires and the lingering presence of colonialism continue to be major preoccupations for scholars in the twenty-first century. This concise text explores …

Snacks : A Canadian Food History
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0887557996 | 353 Pages | PDF | 3.83 MB

"Snacks" is a history of Canadian snack foods, of the independent producers and workers who make them, and of the consumers who can’t put them …