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  • The Voyages of Jacques Cartierby Ramsay Cook

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 1993; Not Available

    In addition to Cartier's Voyages , a slightly amended version of H.P. Biggar's 1924 text, the volume includes a series of letters relating to Cartier and the Sieur de Roberval, who was in command of cartier on the last voyage. Many of these letters appear for the first time in English. more...

  • The Empire of the St. Lawrenceby Donald Creighton; H. Christopher Moore

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2002; Not Available

    Creighton examines the trading system that developed along the St. Lawrence River and argues that the exploitation of key staple products by colonial merchants along the St. Lawrence River system was key to Canada?s economic and national development. more...

  • The Routledge Handbook of the History of Settler Colonialismby Edward Cavanagh; Lorenzo Veracini

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 250.00

    The Routledge Handbook of the History of Settler Colonialism examines the global history of settler colonialism as a distinct mode of domination from ancient times to the present day. It explores the ways in which new polities were established in freshly discovered ?New Worlds?, and covers the history of many countries, including Australia, New... more...

  • The Trial of Lady Chatterley's Loverby Sybille Bedford

    Daunt Books 2016; US$ 7.99

    "When Penguin released a new, unexpurgated edition of D.H. Lawrence?s Lady Chatterley?s Lover in 1960, they were charged with the crime of publishing obscene material and made to defend the book?s literary merit in court. Thus began one of the most famous trials of the 20th century.There to take it all in was Sybille Bedford. With her trademark wit... more...

  • Rise of the Cajun Marinersby Woody Falgoux

    Skyhorse Publishing 2017; US$ 27.99

    The story of four families of Cajun boatmen and their rise from trappers and shrimpers to mega-millionaires. Rise of the Cajun Mariners documents an untold piece of American historythe beginnings of what is now the global, multibillion-dollar marine oil and gas industry. In addition, it gives an insightful insider account of one of America?s... more...

  • Forgotten Songs and Stories of the Seaby Caroline Rochford

    Pen and Sword 2016; US$ 13.50

    Stirring tales of heroism at sea have been ingrained in the annals of maritime history since time immemorial. Christopher Columbus?s discovery of the New World, Queen Elizabeth I?s defeat of the Spanish Armada, and Horatio Nelson?s victory at Trafalgar are just some of Britain?s most memorable naval triumphs. But what about the lesser-known tales from... more...

  • Guide to the Crew of Titanicby Günter Bäbler

    The History Press 2017; US$ 15.99

    This valuable study provides a much-needed insight into the confusing and complicated world of the crew of Titanic. more...

  • Minikby KENN HARPER; Kevin Spacey

    Steerforth Press 2017; US$ 17.00


  • English Enterprise in Newfoundland 1577-1660by T. Gillian Cell

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 1969; Not Available

    Newfoundland became the site of England's second permanent colony in North America. The conflict which began at that time between settlers and fishermen has characterized much of the island's history. This book is an important step in charting the development of England's first transatlantic trade. more...

  • Champlainby Narcisse-Eutrope Dionne

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 1963; Not Available

    This standard general biography of Champlain, the founder of Canada, was issued previously in the famous Makers of Canada Series. more...