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CCF colonialism in northern Saskatchewan : battling parish priests, bootleggers, and fur sharks

Author: David M Quiring
Publisher: Vancouver, B.C. : UBC Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

An elegantly written history that documents the colonial relationship between the CCF and the Saskatchewan north.


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Quiring, David M. (David Menno), 1948-
CCF colonialism in northern Saskatchewan.
Vancouver, B.C. : UBC Press, ©2004
(DLC) 2004426446
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David M Quiring
ISBN: 9780774851008 0774851007
OCLC Number: 70717891
Language Note: English.
Awards: Short-listed for First Book Award, Saskatchewan Book Awards 2004 (Canada)
Short-listed for Scholarly Book Award, Saskatchewan Book Awards 2004 (Canada)
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 356 pages) : map
Contents: Contents --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
Part One At the Crossroads --
1 Another Country Altogether --
Part Two Building the Colonial Structure --
2 From the Top --
3 The Ultimate Solution --
4 A Deterrent to Development --
Part Three The Segregated Economy --
5 Never Before Have We Been So Poor --
6 At the Point of a Gun --
7 Just One Jump Out of the Stone Age --
8 A Pre-Industrial Way of Life --
Part Four Poverty- Stricken and Disease-Ridden --
9 Scarcely More Than Palliative --
10 Dollars Are Worth More Than Lives Epilogue We Will Measure Our SuccessAppendix A Comments on Collection of Oral History --
Appendix B Electoral Record --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Responsibility: David M. Quiring.
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