THE CANADIAN PRAIRIES: A HISTORY.

By: Friesen, Gerald.

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524 pp, 9 7/8" H. B&w photographs, maps. "Native leaders, immigrant farm families, Alberta oil barons, and political reformers all have prominent roles in this lively and comprehensive history of the prairie west. Based on the latest research in native, labour, and urban history as well as the author's own work in social and intellectual movement, (this book) draws upon hundreds of recent books and articles and government reports to create a new, authoritative interpretation of the prairie experience." Small light bump at bottom corner of rear board, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has light wrinkling - mainly at top of spine, wrinkling at bottom of rear flap-fold.

Title: THE CANADIAN PRAIRIES: A HISTORY.

Author Name: Friesen, Gerald.

Categories: Canada - Prairie Provinces,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto: 1984

ISBN Number: 0802025137

ISBN Number 13: 9780802025135

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 28829

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