101 Letters to a Prime Minister: The Complete Letters to by Yann Martel

By Yann Martel

From the mailbox of the leading Minister's place of work on your bookshelf, a listing of greater than a hundred books that each Canadian may still learn. This mostly one-sided correspondence from the "loneliest booklet membership within the world" is a compendium for bibliophiles and people who persist with the Canadian political scene. clever, subversive, signed, sealed, and now on hand to you...even in case your handle isn't eighty Wellington highway.

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In the case of Canada, this meant that the British Parliament would continue to have power to amend the Canadian constitution. Unlike the situation in 1914, the Canadian Parliament 1939 declared war against Germany and its allies. The Ogdensburg Agreement between the United States 1940 and Canada provided for creation of the Permanent Joint Board on Defence and also the means for close economic and other relations between the two countries. Under the terms of this agreement, there was considerable integration with the United States.

Serge Gagnon, Quebec and Its Historians: 1840 to 1920, and Quebec and Its Historians: The Twentieth Century, translated by Yves Brunelle (Montreal: Harvest House, 1982). 7. Donald G. Creighton, The Road to Confederation (Toronto: Macmillan, 1964). The most reliable account of the Confederation period is Peter B. Waite, The Life and Times of Confederation, 1964-1967: Politics, Newspapers, and the Union of British North America (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1962). 8. I. Silver, The French-Canadian Idea of Confederation, 1864-1 900 (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1982) a n d Jean-Charles Bonenfant, “The French Canadian and the Birth of Confederation,” Historical Booklet no.

Canadians and Anti-Americanism (Toronto: HarperCollins, 1996). 17. Philip Buckner, “How Canadian Historians Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love the Americans,” Acadiensis XXV, no. 2 (Spring 1996), 117-140. 18. Maurice Careless, “‘Limited Identities’ in Canada,” Canadian Historical Review 50, no. 1 (March 1969), 1-10. A n earlier version of this paper was presented to t h e American Historical Association, Toronto, December 1967. ” 19. R. A. , The Atlantic Provinces in Confederation (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1993) and also Phillip A.

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