28 Results
28 Results
Autumn bridge —Matsuoka, Takashi. 1947-
DAISY Sound Recording
2005
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In the mid-19th-century, the inheritor of his clan's visionary power to see the future is Lord Genji, a powerful samurai warlord who favours western style modernization for Japan but faces fierce opposition from the anti...

The last crossing —Vanderhaeghe, Guy, 1951-
DAISY Sound Recording
2012
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Set in the late nineteenth-century Canadian and American West, this combines a compelling love story, a tale of revenge and violence, a spectacular battle scene, and the story of an incident in Welsely's past that threat...

A good man —Vanderhaeghe, Guy, 1951-
DAISY Sound Recording
2013
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Set in the late nineteenth-century Canadian and American West, this combines a compelling love story, a tale of revenge and violence, a spectacular battle scene, and the story of an incident in Welsely's past that threat...

Sweeter than all the world —Wiebe, Rudy, 1934-
DAISY Sound Recording
2002
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Adam Wiebe is a Canadian Mennonite who is obsessed with the history of his people and his family. When his marriage unravels, Adam travels the world seeking out long-lost uncles and uncovering the murky truths behind his...

The enemy that never was —Adachi, Ken, 1928-
DAISY Sound Recording
2004
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Adachi presents a comprehensive history of the Japanese experience in Canada from 1877 to 1975, focusing on the internment of Japanese Canadians in camps in the interior of British Columbia. He examines the course of Jap...

Imperial legeng the disappearance of Tsar Alexander I —Troubetzkoy, Alexis S., 1934-
DAISY Sound Recording
2006
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In 1825, at the age of 48, Tsar Alexander, a sturdy man in excellent health, died under mysterious circumstances. Rumour had it that the Tsar had faked his death in order to shed the burdens of the throne, a position he ...

Rise to greatness. Volume 2 the history of Canada from the Vikings to the present —Black, Conrad, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2016
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Spanning 874 to 2014, and beginning from Canada's first inhabitants and the early explorers, the author vividly recounts the story of Canada's development from colony to dominion to country. He persuasively reveals that ...

Road trip Rwanda a journey into the new heart of Africa —Ferguson, Will, 1964- author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2016
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Twenty years after the genocide that left Rwanda in ruins, the author travels deep into the once-mysterious "Land of a Thousand Hills" with his friend and cohort Jean-Claude Munyezamu, a man who had escaped Rwanda just m...

the deadly legacy of a Newfoundland tsunami —MacIntyre, Linden, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2020
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On November 18, 1929, a tsunami struck Newfoundland's Burin Peninsula. Giant waves, up to three storeys high, hit the coast at a hundred kilometres per hour, flooding dozens of communities and washing entire houses out t...

Bad move —Barclay, Linwood.
DAISY Sound Recording
2011
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Science fiction novelist and chronic worrier Zack Walker convinces his family to move from the inner city to a new, suburban development that he believes is safer. But he soon stumbles upon two dead bodies, a find that p...

The Massey murder a maid, her master and the trial that shocked a country —Gray, Charlotte, 1948-
DAISY Sound Recording
2014
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In February 1915, a member of one of Canada{u2019}s wealthiest families was shot and killed on the front porch of his home in Toronto as he was returning from work. Carrie Davies, an 18-year-old domestic servant, quickly...

Canada a people's history, volume one —Gillmor, Don.
DAISY Sound Recording
2001
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Based on the CBC series of the same name, this work covers the history of Canada from the earliest days to the 1870's. Described are explorers, adventurers, settlers, native peoples, leaders, the ordinary people of the l...

Plague : murder has a new friend —Humphreys, C. C. (Chris C.), author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2015
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London, 1665. Five years after his restoration to the throne, Charles II leads his citizens by example, enjoying every excess. Londoners have slipped the shackles of puritanism and now flock to the cockpits, brothels and...

One brother shy —Fallis, Terry, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2017
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Few people know the real Alex MacAskill. Most of the world sees a painfully and chronically shy software engineer in his mid-20s, soft-spoken, a bit of a loner-- and that's just the way Alex wants it. Because no matter h...

The power of the sea tsunamis, storm surges, rogue waves, and our quest to predict disasters —Parker, Bruce B.
DAISY Sound Recording
2011
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Parker, former chief scientist of the National Ocean Service, interweaves stories of unpredicted natural disaster with those of scientific discovery. The result is a journey from ancient man's first crude tide prediction...

Rise to greatness. Volume 1 the history of Canada from the Vikings to the present —Black, Conrad, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2016
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Spanning 874 to 2014, and beginning from Canada's first inhabitants and the early explorers, the author vividly recounts the story of Canada's development from colony to dominion to country. He persuasively reveals that ...

Guns across the river the battle of the windmill, 1838 —Graves, Donald E. (Donald Edward), 1949-
DAISY Sound Recording
2003
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In 1838, members of a clandestine American organization, the Patriot Hunters, launched a series of attacks across the border and occupied a stone windmill near Prescott, Ontario. After five days of heavy fighting, Britis...

Turn right at Machu Picchu rediscovering the lost city one step at a time —Adams, Mark, 1967-
DAISY Sound Recording
2012
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Mark Adams, a travel and adventure magazine editor, decides to investigate claims that Hiram Bingham, the 1911 discoverer of Machu Picchu, smuggled out artifacts and stole credit for finding the site. With a crusty Austr...

Gaslight grimoire fantastic tales of Sherlock Holmes
DAISY Sound Recording
2010
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The fabled tin dispatch box of Dr. John H. Watson opens to reveal eleven all new tales of mystery and dark fantasy. Sherlock Holmes, master of deductive reasoning, confronts the irrational, the unexpected and the fantast...

The golden bowl —James, Henry, 1843-1916.
DAISY Sound Recording
2003
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While vacationing in Europe with her father an innocent American heiress meets an impoverished Italian prince who must marry money.

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