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Canadian century

A. J. M. Smith

Canadian century

by A. J. M. Smith

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Published by Gage Educational in [Toronto?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian prose literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementEnglish-Canadian writing since confederation.
    SeriesThe book of Canadian prose, v.2, Book of Canadian prose -- v.2.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 652 p.
    Number of Pages652
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13536318M
    OCLC/WorldCa2076312

    The Canadian Century is featured in the May 24 edition of The Hill here to read the story.. The National Post is running an excerpt from The Canadian Century in today's edition. Read it 26, The second excerpt, which ran on , is here. Allan Gotlieb, former Canadian ambassador to the United States, writes about The Canadian Century in The Mark. A Century of Canadian Home Cooking offers a couple interesting twists on a traditional recipe book. The first is that the recipes are arranged chronologically. Each chapter centres on a decade of Canadian history (starting with ) and includes a brief description of what was happening in Canada at the time, as well as mentioning various Reviews:

      If by based in Canada you mean stories with historical Canadian settings, here is a list of some I have read and enjoyed: The Maquinna Line: A Family Saga by Norma Macmillan - set on Vancouver Island to Under this Unbroken Sky by Shandi Mitchell - set in 's Alberta-Saskatchewan Oonagh by Mary Tilberg - set in 19th century Upper Canada Touch by Alexi Zentner - . Canada - Canada - National growth in the early 19th century: The influx of loyalists changed the composition of the population of the British North American colonies by adding elements at once American yet profoundly attached to British institutions; it also increased the population by some 6, in the old province of Quebec. To these were to be added the unknown numbers of “late loyalists.

    One hundred years ago a great Canadian, Sir Wilfrid Laurier, predicted that the twentieth century would belong to Canada. He had a plan to make it so. What happened? Canada lost sight of Laurier's. Arguably, the best-known living Canadian writer internationally (especially since the deaths of Robertson Davies and Mordecai Richler) is Margaret Atwood, a prolific novelist, poet, and literary critic. Some great 20th-century Canadian authors include Margaret Laurence, and Gabrielle Roy.


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