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The people"s railway

MacKay, Donald

The people"s railway

a history of Canadian National

by MacKay, Donald

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Published by Douglas & McIntyre in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canadian National Railways -- History,
    • Railroads -- Canada -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-318) and index.

      StatementDonald MacKay.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2810.C14 M334 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 328 p. :
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1449310M
      ISBN 101550540629
      LC Control Number93100664

      displacement of First Peoples in Canada and the United States. Canada and the World: Map Book 3, Grades The third in a series of activity books designed to develop map skills, this easy-to-use book introduces grades readers to this special language of maps and includes over 40 thoughtful activities. The activities are organized in. There are dark moments, too, portraits of the First Nations peoples whose land the onrushing railroad violated, and of the poorly paid and shamefully treated Chinese workers who built its westernmost end. Although some paintings show the railway in detail, it's less a book about railroads than it is about the history and settlement of Canada.

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