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  • Toronto Local History 3-Book Bundleby Scott Kennedy

    Dundurn 2017; US$ 21.99

    A colourful look at Toronto's pioneer roots, tracing the history of three neighbourhoods from their farming days to modern day. Includes: Don Mills, York Mills, and Willowdale. more...

  • The Spy Who Loved Castroby Marita Lorenz

    Ebury Publishing 2017; US$ 11.27

    Few can say they?ve seen some of the most significant moments of the twentieth century unravel before their eyes. Marita Lorenz is one of them. Born in Germany at the outbreak of WWII, Marita was incarcerated in a Nazi concentration camp as a child. In 1959, she travelled to Cuba where she met and fell in love with Fidel Castro. Yet upon fleeing... more...

  • Child Slavery before and after Emancipationby Anna Mae Duane

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 24.00

    An innovative, interdisciplinary anthology arguing that we are unable to fully understand slavery - then and now - without attending to children's roles in slavery's machinations. more...

  • New Eastern European Immigrants in the United Statesby Nina Michalikova

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 85.90

    This book deftly extends previous research on post-1965 immigration to the United States in order to examine the cultural, socioeconomic, structural, and political adaptation of Eastern European immigrants after 1991. Also, the book engages in a systematic examination of adaptation experiences through the lenses of existing theories of adaptation,... more...

  • The Northern Home Front during the Civil Warby Paul Cimbala; Paul Cimbala; Randall Miller; Randall Miller

    ABC-CLIO 2017; US$ 48.00

    The Northern Home Front during the Civil War provides the first extensive treatment of the northern home front mobilizing for war in two decades. It collates a vast and growing scholarship on the many aspects of a citizenship organizing for and against war. The text focuses attention on the roles of women, blacks, immigrants, and other individuals... more...

  • American Crucibleby Gary Gerstle

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 27.95 US$ 25.43

    This sweeping history of twentieth-century America follows the changing and often conflicting ideas about the fundamental nature of American society: Is the United States a social melting pot, as our civic creed warrants, or is full citizenship somehow reserved for those who are white and of the "right" ancestry? Gary Gerstle traces the forces of... more...

  • Empire's Guest Workersby Matthew Casey

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 80.00

    An innovative analysis of Haitian migrant experience, central to the exploration of race, politics, and development during US military occupation in Cuba. more...

  • Foreign Voices in the Houseby J. Patrick Boyer

    Dundurn 2017; US$ 19.99

    World leaders addressing the House of Commons show us Canada through foreign eyes, in light of Canada?s maturing role in world affairs. Foreign Voices in the House gathers, for the first time, sixty landmark speeches by world leaders and luminaries, with photos and background written by parliamentary veteran J. Patrick Boyer. more...

  • Organized White Women and the Challenge of Racial Integration, 1945-1965by Helen Laville

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 85.90

    This monograph asserts that the troubled history of segregation within American women?s associations created a legacy of racial exclusivity and privilege. While acknowledging the progressive potential of women?s associations and the extent to which they created a legitimate outlet for American women?s public activism, it explores how and why such organizations... more...

  • Don Millsby Scott Kennedy

    Dundurn 2017; US$ 16.99

    As recently as 1970, wheat crops were grown at Don Mills ? and no small amount, but enough to line Toronto?s grocery-store shelves with baked goods. Single-herd milk was also commonplace, thanks to this last vestige of the city?s agricultural past. By 1980, it had been paved over, but Scott Kennedy offers a glimpse of the way things used to be. more...