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Business & Economics General

The CPR

A century of corporate welfare

by (author) Robert Chodos

Publisher
James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers
Initial publish date
Jan 1973
Category
General, Economic Development
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9780888620477
    Publish Date
    Jan 1973
    List Price
    $45.00
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780888620460
    Publish Date
    Jan 1973
    List Price
    $19.95
  • eBook

    ISBN
    9781552771389
    Publish Date
    Feb 2008
    List Price
    $45.00

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This is the amazing story of the most Canadian corporation of them all - the CPR. Born in 1880 with a silver spoon in its mouth - in the form of millions of acres of land, $25 million in cash and some existing railroad track thrown in - the CPR has carri

About the author

ROBERT CHODOS is an experienced author and translator who has published widely in the fields of Canadian business, politics, and transportation and of Quebec history. Among his most recent books are The Unmaking of Canada (1991), Lost in Cyberspace? (1997), and Paul Martin: A Political Biography (1998), all co-written with Rae Murphy and Eric Hamovitch, and all published by Lorimer.

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