History

Ted Ferguson

The 1920s were one of the wildest decades in Canada’s history, a time of frivolous fads, shocking crimes, and...

Myrna Kostash

Non-fiction author Myrna Kostash merges the past and the present in The Frog Lake Reader, which offers a...

Steve Hanon

On a warm spring day in June of 1914, two hundred and thirty-five men went down into the depths of the Hillcrest...

Michael Ross

Peigan elders Joe and Josephine Crowshoe belonged to a generation still bright with the traditional knowledge and...

Alla Tumanov

The memoir of a young woman who, in 1951 at the age of seventeen, was arrested for her involvement with an...

Tom Sando

Wild Daisies in the Sand reopens a chapter in Canadian history. This book is a series of diary entries...

Elizabeth McLachlan

The severe shortage of teachers brought on by World War II meant that teenagers, some with little or no training,...

Elizabeth McLachlan

A compilation of individual stories based on the author’s interviews and correspondence with several Depression-era...

Thomas Wharton

Since it was first published by NeWest Press in 1995, this remarkable book has won numerous awards, been published...

Elizabeth McLachlan

As they literally vanish from sight, there is a scramble underway to preserve and protect...

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