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SPEAKING OF CANADA - The Centennial History of the Canadian Clubs by  Russell R. (foreword by John F. Godfrey) Merifield - Paperback - First Printing - First Thus - 1993 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and Biblio.com

SPEAKING OF CANADA - The Centennial History of the Canadian Clubs

by Merifield, Russell R. (foreword by John F. Godfrey)

Condition: Near Fine


Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1993. (xiii) 122 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with some faint creasing on the front cover and a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with diagrams, cartoons and black and white plates. Helen Keller, Pierre Trudeau, Rudyard Kipling, Andrew Cargegie, Winston Churchill, Booker T. Washington, Roberta Bondar, Bertrand Russell, Nellie McClung, King Hussein, A. Y. Jackson, Prince Phillip, Stephen Leacock.... All these people and hundreds more have been speakers at the Canadian Clubs. In 1892 young Charles McCullough of Hamilton and his friends felt there was a need for an organization to promote Canadian patriotism and unity. The club they started evolved into a unique national movement. A century+ later, Canadian Clubs from coast to coast are associated with many community projects promoting national pride and honouring achievement... The Chapters are: Origins; 1893 - 1914; Association; 1914 - 1939; Women; 1939 - 1967; 1967 - 1993; Speakers' Notes; Chronology; Appendices: Founding and Current - 1992 - 1993 - Presidents of Canadian Clubs; Association of Canadian Clubs Presidents; Chairment of the National Executive; National Directors; and Association of Canadian Clubs 1919 - 1993; followed by: sources; acknowledgements; and an index.. First Printing - First Thus. Paperback. Near Fine. 8vo.
  • Bookseller: W. Fraser Sandercombe CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 207080
  • Title: SPEAKING OF CANADA - The Centennial History of the Canadian Clubs
  • Author: Merifield, Russell R. (foreword by John F. Godfrey)
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Edition: First Printing - First Thus
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0771018894
  • ISBN 13: 9780771018893
  • Publisher: McClelland and Stewart
  • Place: Toronto
  • Date published: 1993
  • Keywords: association canadian clubs; canadian author; canadiana;
  • Bookseller catalogs: History - Canada;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Canada / General;
  • Size: 8vo


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