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17 Results
June Callwood : a life of action —Dublin, Anne.

A biography of June Callwood, a Canadian journalist and humanitarian whose life shows that one person can make a difference.

Pinboy a memoir —Bowering, George, 1935-
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2013

As a teenager, Canadian poet George Bowering lived the life of an ordinary boy: he loved baseball, read Westerns, held a part-time job, and fantasized about girls and women. When he was fifteen, George found himself vyin...

Words to live by a memoir —Whitehead, William, 1931-
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2014

From the 1950s onwards, William Whitehead has played an integral part in the development of Canadian culture. Here is the story of a prairie boy who trained as a scientist but fell in love with the stage; the story of a ...

Letter to the past an autobiography —Woodcock, George, 1912-1995.
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2012

Woodcock shares memories of his youth in England through two World Wars and a Depression before his return to Canada in 1949. He talks about the figures who influenced him as a young man, like his father, whose spirit of...

Pinboy a memoir —Bowering, George, 1935-
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2013

As a teenager, Canadian poet George Bowering lived the life of an ordinary boy: he loved baseball, read Westerns, held a part-time job, and fantasized about girls and women. When he was fifteen, George found himself vyin...

Nellie McClung —Gray, Charlotte, 1948-
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2012

Feminist, politician, and social activist, Nellie McClung altered Canada's political landscape, leaving a legacy that has long survived her. She had a wicked wit, and her convictions and campaigns helped shape the Canada...

Facing the hunter reflections on a misunderstood pursuit —Richards, David Adams, 1950-
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2012

Richards takes us behind his gun and into the Canadian forest for a sports memoir of sorts. He explores the meaning of hunting and the way in which it touches lives, and provides an impassioned defense of a set of values...

Facing the hunter reflections on a misunderstood pursuit —Richards, David Adams, 1950-
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2012

Richards takes us behind his gun and into the Canadian forest for a sports memoir of sorts. He explores the meaning of hunting and the way in which it touches lives, and provides an impassioned defense of a set of values...

Letter to the past an autobiography —Woodcock, George, 1912-1995.
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2012

Woodcock shares memories of his youth in England through two World Wars and a Depression before his return to Canada in 1949. He talks about the figures who influenced him as a young man, like his father, whose spirit of...

An anecdotal memoir —Templeton, Charles, 1915-2001.
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2011

Scenes from the extraordinary life of a man who has been an evangelist, sports cartoonist, newspaper editor, novelist, actor, playwright, politician, radio commentator, and T.V. talk-show host. 1983.

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