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WW1 Centenary
Catching the Torch

Catching the Torch

Contemporary Canadian Literary Responses to World War I
by Neta Gordon
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Catching the Torch

by Neta Gordon
Letters Home

Letters Home

Maritimers and the Great War, 1914-1918
edited by Ross Hebb
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Letters Home

edited by Ross Hebb
Uncle Cy's War

Uncle Cy's War

The First World War Letters of Major Cyrus F. Inches
edited by Valerie Teed
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Uncle Cy's War

edited by Valerie Teed
Names on a Cenotaph

Names on a Cenotaph

Kootenay Lake Men in World War I
by Sylvia Crooks
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Names on a Cenotaph

by Sylvia Crooks
From Classroom to Battlefield

From Classroom to Battlefield

Victoria High School and the First World War
by Barry Gough
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From Classroom to Battlefield

by Barry Gough
In Flanders Fields and Other Poems

In Flanders Fields and Other Poems

by John McCrae
introduction by Michael Gnarowski
foreword by Sir Andrew Macphail
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In Flanders Fields and Other Poems

by John McCrae
introduction by Michael Gnarowski
foreword by Sir Andrew Macphail
Into the Blizzard

Into the Blizzard

Walking the Fields of the Newfoundland Dead
by Michael Winter
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Into the Blizzard

by Michael Winter
The Great War

The Great War

From Memory to History
edited by Kellen Kurschinski; Alicia Robinet; Jonathan F. Vance; Matt Symes & Steve Marti
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The Great War

edited by Kellen Kurschinski; Alicia Robinet; Jonathan F. Vance; Matt Symes & Steve Marti
Cavalry of the Air

Cavalry of the Air

An Illustrated Introduction to the Aircraft and Aces of the First World War
by Norman S. Leach
foreword by John Melbourne
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Cavalry of the Air

by Norman S. Leach
foreword by John Melbourne
How I Won the War for the Allies

How I Won the War for the Allies

One Sassy Canadian Soldier's Story
by Doris Gregory
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How I Won the War for the Allies

by Doris Gregory
It Was All a Man Could Stand

It Was All a Man Could Stand

Cape Bretoners in the First World War
edited by Ron Caplan
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It Was All a Man Could Stand

edited by Ron Caplan
Canadians at War

Canadians at War

A Guide to the Battlefields and Memorials of World War II
by Susan Evans Shaw
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Canadians at War

by Susan Evans Shaw
Canada in the Great Power Game 1914-2014

Canada in the Great Power Game 1914-2014

Making Choices, Taking Sides
by Gwynne Dyer
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Canada in the Great Power Game 1914-2014

by Gwynne Dyer

War That Ended Peace, The

by Margaret MacMillan
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War That Ended Peace, The

by Margaret MacMillan
This Week's Lists
Paddlenorth

Paddlenorth

Adventure, Resilience, and Renewal in the Arctic Wild
edition:Hardcover
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The Deerholme Foraging Book

The Deerholme Foraging Book

Wild Foods from the Pacific Northwest
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
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Wild Blue

Wild Blue

A Natural History of the World's Largest Animal
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
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Becoming Wild

Becoming Wild

Living the Primitive Life on a West Coast Island
edition:Paperback
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Sleeping with Rhinos

Sleeping with Rhinos

Journeys to Wild Places
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
tagged : adventure
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Cougar, The

Cougar, The

Beautiful, Wild and Dangerous
edition:Hardcover
tagged : big cats
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[August 20, 2014] | By [Kerry Clare]

Sky and earth, large scale to small, these books cover the gamut of wild summer fun.

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The Interruption: Sean Cranbury Interviews Kim Werker

The Interruption: Sean Cranbury Interviews Kim Werker

[August 18, 2014] | By [Sean Cranbury]

What's the opposite of pretty? Ugly. But ugly has its merits, among them a license to create because by allowing ourselv …

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Most Anticipated: Our Fall 2014 Poetry Preview

[August 18, 2014] | By [Kerry Clare]

Our Most Anticipated Series continues with this look at forthcoming Canadian poetry in Fall 2014.

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The Story of Lucy, Canada's Last Northern Elephant

[August 14, 2014] | By [Kerry Clare]

Learn about the remarkable lives of these magnificent creatures in 5 Elephants by Rob Laidlaw. 

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[August 13, 2014] | By [Kerry Clare]

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The Recommend: August 2014

[August 12, 2014] | By [Kiley Turner]

Six books you must read, as brought to you by acclaimed writers Deryn Collier, Doretta Lau, Dave McGimpsey, and John Vig …

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[August 7, 2014] | By [Kiley Turner]

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Becoming Wild

[August 7, 2014] | By [Kerry Clare]

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Shelf Talkers for August

[August 6, 2014] | By [Rob Wiersema]

We can almost feel our expert booksellers pressing their selections into our hands in this round of Shelf Talkers. Just …

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Ellen in Pieces

Most Anticipated: Our 2014 Fall Fiction Preview

[August 5, 2014] | By [Kerry Clare]

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