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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 47 related to The Backwoods of Canada.   

The Englishwoman in America

Isabella Lucy Bird - Fiction - 2008 - 360 pages
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Pearls and Pebbles

Catharine Parr Traill - Fiction - 1999 - 211 pages
An unusual book with a lasting charm, with a broad focus ranging from observations on the natural environment to the early settlement of Upper Canada.
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Shirreff's Tour Through North America

Patrick Shirreff - Travel - 2007 - 492 pages
An esteemed farmer from Scotland advises prospective emigrants to America on where best to settle down and start farming. The first part of the book is a more general work of ...
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Making it Home: The Story of Catharine Parr Traill

Lynn Westerhout - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2004 - 96 pages
As a pioneer in Canada in the early 1800s, Catharine Parr Traill was one of the first writers to record the Ontario wilderness in literary and scientific detail, and her ...
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49th Parallel Psalm

Wayde Compton - Poetry - 1999 - 175 pages
Wayde Compton's first poetry book: a stunning set of poems documenting the migration of blacks to Canada, specifically when the first black settlers-facing an increasingly ...
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Archive for Our Times: Previously Uncollected and Unpublished Poems of ...

Dorothy Livesay, Dean Jay Irvine - Poetry - 1998 - 282 pages
Above all a poem records speech: the way it was said between people animals birds a poem is an archive for our times -Dorothy Livesay, .Anything Goes. Dorothy Livesay, who died ...
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Hundred Block Rock

Bud Osborn - Poetry - 1999 - 128 pages
Bud Osborn's point of reference is the street of the disenfranchised – literally, the street corners bordered by Main and Hastings on Vancouver's notorious East Side, known as ...
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The Sweet Taste of Lightning: Po'ems and Po'emˇoˇlogues

Sheri-D. Wilson - Poetry - 1998 - 119 pages
Canada's foremost action poet Sheri-D Wilson returns with The Sweet Taste of Lightning, a sublime new collection of poems that explore love and mortality with her distinct jazz ...
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Ragas from the Periphery

Phinder Dulai - History - 1995 - 133 pages
A raga is a melodic composition in Indian classical music that imparts certain emotions. Ragas From the Periphery is a collection that uses language as its instrument. Phinder ...
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Somewhere Running

Nathalie Stephens - Poetry - 2000 - 89 pages
nathalie stephens' book, Somewhere Running, irreverently examines the tensions between two women ("the artist"), a photographer ("the eyes that watch"), and "the city ...
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