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Did You See Us?

by Andrew Woolford

The Assiniboia school is unique within Canada?s Indian Residential School system. It was the first residential high school in Manitoba and one of the only residential schools in Canada to be located in a large...


EXCEPTIONALLY UPSETTING: How Americans are increasingly confusing knowledge with opinion & what can be done about it

by Howard Burton

As American society becomes more polarized by the day, the question of how this "exceptional nation" can hope to regain its mojo is more pressing than ever before. With his unique blend of wry humor and clear-headed...


Abigail Adams and Her Times

by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards

SEVENTEEN HUNDRED AND FORTY-FOUR! George the Second on the throne of England, "snuffy old drone from the German hive"; Charles Edward Stuart ("bonnie Prince Charlie") making ready for his great coup which,...


The Wonders of the Invisible World

by Increase Mather

An unforgettable and thrilling classic from the legendary American author, Increase Mather.


Abraham Lincoln: The Practical Mystic (1918)

by Francis Grierson

A knowledge of the influences which ruled the life of Lincoln, the greatest of practical mystics, is essential now that a new form of paganism and slavery threatens humanity.

In Lincoln's time the black slaves...


Because They Were Women

by Josée Boileau & Chantal Bilodeau

Fourteen young women, murdered because they were women, are memorialized in this definitive account of the tragic day that forced a reckoning with violence against women in our culture. The victims of what became...


Catastrophe

by T. Joseph Scanlon & Roger Sarty

Catastrophe weaves together compelling stories and potent lessons learned from the calamitous Halifax explosion?the worst non-natural disaster in North America before 9/11.

On December 6, 1917, the Canadian...


The House of Bondage

by Octavia Victoria Rogers

A true and powerful story of the resilience of the human spirit. An American classic.


Diary of Samuel A. Agnew

by Samuel Andrew Agnew

A true and powerful story of the resilience of the human spirit. An American classic.


Incidents Connected with the Life of Selim Aga

by Selim Aga

A true and powerful story of the resilience of the human spirit. An American classic.


Narrative of the Life of John Quincy Adams

by John Quincy Adams

A true and powerful story of the resilience of the human spirit. An American classic.


God's Image in Ebony

by H. G. Adams

A true and powerful story of the resilience of the human spirit. An American classic.


The Light and Truth of Slavery

by Aaron

A true and powerful story of the resilience of the human spirit. An American classic.


The Foresters' Scribe

by Ursula A. Kelly

The Foresters' Scribe is the first comprehensive study of the Newfoundland Forestry Companies (NFC) of the First World War. It adds a long-overdue and essential chapter to the Great War history of Newfoundland...


Aqueduct

by Adele Perry

1919 is often recalled as the year of the Winnipeg General Strike, but it was also the year that water from Shoal Lake first flowed in Winnipeg taps. For the Anishinaabe community of Shoal Lake 40 First Nation,...


Brotherhood to Nationhood

by Peter McFarlane & Doreen Manuel

Charged with fresh material and new perspectives, this updated edition of the groundbreaking biography From Brotherhood to Nationhood brings George Manuel and his fighting tradition into the present.

George...


Dammed

by Brittany Luby

"Dammed: The Politics of Loss and Survival in Anishinaabe Territory" explores Canada?s hydroelectric boom in the Lake of the Woods area. It complicates narratives of increasing affluence in postwar Canada, revealing...


Compelled to Act

by Sarah Carter & Nanci Langford

"Compelled to Act" showcases fresh historical perspectives on the diversity of women?s contributions to social and political change in prairie Canada in the twentieth century, including but looking beyond the...


The Pioneers

by James Fenimore Cooper

Originally published in 1823, "The Pioneers" (in full "The Pioneers; or, The Sources of the Susquehanna") is the first of five novels, but the fourth chronological story, in the series The Leatherstocking Tales...


The Deerslayer

by James Fenimore Cooper

First published in 1841, "The Deerslayer" (AKA "The Deerslayer: The First War Path"), a novel by American writer James Fenimore Cooper, is the first instalment in his famous Leatherstocking Tales chronologically,...