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The last plague : Spanish influenza and the politics of public health in Canada —Humphries, Mark Osborne, 1981-
Book
2013
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"The 'Spanish' influenza of 1918 was the deadliest pandemic in history, killing as many as 50 million people worldwide. Canadian federal public health officials tried to prevent the disease from entering the country by i...

The fate of labour socialism : the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation and the dream of a working-class future —Naylor, James, 1954- author.
Book
2016
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"Almost a century before the New Democratic Party rode the first "orange wave," their predecessors imagined a movement that could rally Canadians against economic insecurity, win access to necessary services such as heal...

Medicine unbundled : a journey through the minefields of indigenous health care —Geddes, Gary, 1940- author.
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2017
21 available of 23 items

"An investigative exploration of the separate "Indian hospitals" that existed in Canada for many decades, told through memoir, archival research, and interviews with survivors."-- Provided by publisher.

Anti-Semitism and the MS St. Louis : Canada's anti-Semitic immigration policies in the twentieth century —Arato, Rona, author.
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2021
4 available of 5 items

"Prior to World War Two, Canada's Jewish community was well established, particularly in Toronto and Montreal. As the war grew closer, reports of anti-Semitism across Europe were increasing. In the 1930s, Hitler's Nazis ...

Blanket toss under midnight sun : portraits of everyday life in eight Indigenous communities —Seesequasis, Paul, author.
Book
2019
38 available of 67 items

In 2015, writer and journalist Paul Seesequasis found himself grappling with the devastating findings of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission report on the residential school system. He sought understanding and i...

A mill behind every stump —Van Osch, Marianne, 1942- author.
Book
2017
4 available of 5 items

In 1922, the Judson family arrived in the Cariboo by covered wagon. The stories of their life on the remote homestead at Ruth Lake is told through this humorous and heartwarming book by local historian and author Mariann...

Just watch us : RCMP surveillance of the women's liberation movement in cold war Canada —Sethna, Christabelle, 1961- author.
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

"This book investigates the surveillance of the women's liberation movement by the RCMP's Security Service, beginning in the late 1960s and stretching into the mid-1980s during the feminist second wave. It is based upon ...

Spying on Canadians : the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Security Service and the origins of the long Cold War —Kealey, Gregory S., 1948- author.
Book
2017
1 available of 1 items

"Award winning author Gregory S. Kealey's study of Canada's security and intelligence community before the end of World War II depicts a nation caught up in the Red Scare in the aftermath of the Bolshevik Revolution and ...

Canadian carnival freaks and the extraordinary body, 1900-1970s —Nicholas, Jane, 1977- author.
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2018
3 available of 4 items

"In 1973, a five year old girl known as Pookie was exhibited as "The Monkey Girl" at the Canadian National Exhibition. Pookie was the last of a number of children exhibited as 'freaks' in twentieth-century Canada. Jane N...

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