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Whence they came : deportation from Canada, 1900-1935

Author: Barbara Ann Roberts
Publisher: Ottawa [Ont.] : University of Ottawa Press, ©1988.
Series: Book collections on Project MUSE.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Until recently, immigration policy was largely in the hands of a small group of bureaucrats, who strove desperately to fend off 'offensive' peoples." Barbara Roberts explores these government officials, showing how they not only kept the doors closed but also managed to find a way to get rid of some of those who managed to break through their carefully guarded barriers. Robert`s important book, explores a dark  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Roberts, Barbara Ann.
Whence they came.
Ottawa [Ont.] : University of Ottawa Press, ©1988
(DLC) 89135524
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Ann Roberts
ISBN: 9780776617428 0776617427
OCLC Number: 181843508
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 246 pages) : illustrations
Series Title: Book collections on Project MUSE.
Responsibility: Barbara Roberts ; foreword by Irving Abella.
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Explores a small group of bureaucrats of immigration policy, who strove desperately to fend off 'offensive' people, showing how they not only kept the doors closed but also managed to find a way to  Read more...

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