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Each week on the 49th Shelf homepage, we highlight new releases. We also make theme-based lists and showcase lists from guest contributors and 49th Shelf members. This page archives these selections so they are always available to our members.

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New Non-Fiction for the week of August 18th : WW1 Centenary
Catching the Torch

Catching the Torch

Contemporary Canadian Literary Responses to World War I
edition:Hardcover
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Letters Home

Letters Home

Maritimers and the Great War, 1914-1918
edited by Ross Hebb
edition:Paperback
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Uncle Cy's War

Uncle Cy's War

The First World War Letters of Major Cyrus F. Inches
edited by Valerie Teed
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
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Names on a Cenotaph

Names on a Cenotaph

Kootenay Lake Men in World War I
edition:Paperback
tagged : canada
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From Classroom to Battlefield

From Classroom to Battlefield

Victoria High School and the First World War
edition:Paperback
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Into the Blizzard

Into the Blizzard

Walking the Fields of the Newfoundland Dead
edition:Hardcover
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Cavalry of the Air

Cavalry of the Air

An Illustrated Introduction to the Aircraft and Aces of the First World War
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
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How I Won the War for the Allies

How I Won the War for the Allies

One Sassy Canadian Soldier's Story
edition:Paperback
tagged : military
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Most Anticipated: Selections

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August 16, 2014
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Nova Scotia Fiction Picks

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Wild

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August 16, 2014
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New Children's for the week of August 4th : New Picture Books
Work

Work

An Occupational ABC
edition:Hardcover
tagged : alphabet, careers
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Barefoot Girls and Wild Women: Karen Hofmann

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August 4, 2014
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New Fiction for the week of July 28th : New Fiction
Last of the Independents

Last of the Independents

Vancouver Noir
edition:Paperback
also available: eBook
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Pride

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July 18, 2014
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Finally! A list of books about BEAVERS.

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July 17, 2014
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Inhabit Media

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July 25, 2014
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Some Recent Favourite Feminist Books

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July 25, 2014
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New Fiction for the week of July 21st : Women's Lives
Arresting Hope

Arresting Hope

Women Taking Action in Prison Inside Out
edition:Paperback
tagged : criminology
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One Kind Word

One Kind Word

Women Share their Abortion Experiences
edition:Paperback
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Drink

Drink

The Intimate Relationship Between Women And Alcohol
edition:Paperback
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Corridor Talk

Corridor Talk

Canadian Feminist Scholars Share Stories of Research Partnerships
edited by Rachel Berman
edition:Paperback
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Cottage Books

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July 12, 2014
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Getaways

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July 19, 2014
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Veg Out

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July 18, 2014
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