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Company of adventurers —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2007

Examines the history of the Hudson's Bay Company through the lives of the early explorers and gentlemen adventurers. 1985.

When the gods changed the death of Liberal Canada —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2012

The May 2, 2011 federal election turned Canadian governance upside down. The most lasting impact of the Tory win will be the demise of the Liberal Party, which ruled Canada for seven of the last ten decades and literally...

Titans how the new Canadian establishment seized power —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2002

Newman examines the power structure among Canada's business elite. He discusses the difference between the Old and New Establishments, how the business establishment has captured Ottawa's political agenda, and what the e...

Defining moments dispatches from an unfinished revolution —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2006

Newman tackles the upheavals which reshaped Canadian society in the 1990s. He talks about the major figures in Canada and the issues which rose to prominence. He also continues his chronicle of how Canada is changing as ...

The Canadian revolution, 1985-1995 from deference to defiance —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2012

Newman charts the changes in Canadian life from 1985 to 1995. He argues that Canada underwent fundamental, irreversible political and social changes. Not only did Canadians abandon their traditional deference to authorit...

The secret Mulroney Tapes unguarded confessions of a prime minister —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2005

This book is an outrageous and intimate portrait of a Canadian prime minister, as told in his own words. There has never been a political book like this, and there will almost certainly never be another. Out of The Secr...

The Canadian establishment the acquisitors —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2004

The second volume of Newman's report on the business community of Canada examines the new entrepreneurs who are challenging the power of the old business establishment. These works formed the basis for an award-winning C...

Merchant princes —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2002

The 20th century history of the Hudson's Bay Company saw the movement of control from Britain to Canada. During this time, the company gave up fur trading to become a modern retail empire. Sequel to "Caesars of the wilde...

Caesars of the wilderness —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2008

Documents how the Hudson's Bay Company fur monopoly was threatened by independent traders out of Montreal. The two sides engaged in history's most commercial feud with accounts often settled in blood. Sequel to "Company ...

Here be dragons telling tales of people, passions and power —Newman, Peter C. (Peter Charles), 1929-
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2008

Peter C. Newman's autobiography, from his youth as a pampered child in a Czech chateau; to the Jewish kid in short pants being machine-gunned by Nazi fighter planes on the beach at Biarritz, en route to the last ship to ...

Company of adventurers —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2007

Examines the history of the Hudson's Bay Company through the lives of the early explorers and gentlemen adventurers. 1985.

The establishment man a portrait of power —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2006

An intimate profile of multimillionarie Conrad Black, the most controversial and fascinating member of Canada's economic elite. Nominated for the 1984 CNIB Talking Book of the Year Award. 1982.

L'establishment canadien —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2007

L'establishment canadien des affaires, regroupe quelques centaines d'hommes pour qui richesse et pouvoir sont intimement mêles. Peter C. Newman nous en présente plus de 300. 1981.

The Canadian establishment —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2005

The editor of Maclean's magazine examines the traditional Canadian business establishment and assesses their immense political power. 1975.

Bronfman dynasty the Rothschilds of the new world —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2003

A compelling story of Canada's wealthiest and most secretive family. The family's money came from the selling of bootleg Whiskey to the Americans during prohibition (which resulted in the establishment of Seagram's as a ...

Renegade in power the Diefenbaker years —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2011

A critical account of the turbulent Diefenbaker years, 1957-1963, including examinations of the two exciting campaigns of 1957 and 1958. Bibliography included. 1973.

Home country people, places and power politics —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2011

An acclaimed Canadian journalist brings back stories from around the world, painting Nixon, Trudeau and others in telling sketches. This collection deals with various themes, many related to nationalism and men in politi...

Les princes marchands —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2007

L'auteur fait un portrait saisissant de quelques-unes des figures marquantes de la Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson, qui fut un temps propriétaire d'un douzième de la superficie. L'auteur nous fait pénétrer dans un univ...

La dynastie des Bronfman —Newman, Peter C., 1929- (Peter Charles)
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2007

Ce livre raconte et analyse le "phénomène Bronfman"; l'histoire intime de ce clan juif qui réussit l'exploit unique d'amasser une fortune de sept milliards en une seule génération. 1979.

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