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How the West was written : the life and times of James H. Gray

Author: Brian Brennan
Publisher: Toronto : CNIB, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook : CD for computer : MP3   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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James H. Gray was the first Canadian social historian to tackle such previously taboo subjects as the sex lives and boozing habits of the early settlers. This first-ever biography covers his early, poverty-stricken years during WWI in Winnipeg, and his working career before he became a journalist. Eventually, he began writing best-selling histories. 2006.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: James Henry Gray; James Henry Gray
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Brennan
ISBN: 9780616534946 0616534949
OCLC Number: 1012125630
Notes: Search and access by headings, index and pages.
Index produced in synthetic speech.
Calgary : Fifth House, 2006. 9781894856621.
Performer(s): Lucy Brennan.
Description: 1 computer optical disc (9 hr., 26 min.) : sound ; 12 cm
Details: DAISY 2.02 standard; MP3 compression at 32 kbps.
Responsibility: by Brian Brennan.

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James H. Gray was the first Canadian social historian to tackle such previously taboo subjects as the sex lives and boozing habits of the early settlers. This first-ever biography covers his early, poverty-stricken years during WWI in Winnipeg, and his working career before he became a journalist. Eventually, he began writing best-selling histories. 2006.

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