The Depression in Canada, Responses to Economic Crisis.


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 293 pp. New Canadian Readings. A series of essays dealing with a number of manifestations of the Depression era in Canada - Local Council of Women in Vancouver, the Alberta beet sugar industry, northern settlement, relief camps in Saskatchewan, first doctors' strike in Winnipeg, the Hamilton birth control clinic, muncipal government and the Catholic School Commission in Montreal, student life at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Charlotte Whitton, Depression dependency, fiscal and monetary policy. Footnotes. Former owner's name on half-title page, otherwise, a clean, sturdy text.

Title: The Depression in Canada, Responses to Economic Crisis.

Author Name: Horn, Michael (editor) (Mary Powell, John Thompson, Allen Seager, T.J.D. Powell, Lorne Brown, C. David Naylor, Dianne Dodd, Terry Copp, Wendy Johnston, Paul Axelrod, James Struthers, John Taylor, H. Blair Neatby).

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Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Copp Clark Pitman.: 1988

ISBN Number: 0773047611

ISBN Number 13: 9780773047617

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 23519

Keywords: Canada, Depression Era, Essays Economy History