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Building Canada: People and Projects That Shaped the Nation

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A fresh look at a young country

In 'Building Canada,' historian and storyteller Jonathan Vance takes an imaginative look at the architecture, transportation, and icons that made Canada what it is today. Filled with unusual stories and fascinating characters, 'Building Canada' brings to life important but overlooked episodes in this country's growth and show how major buildi
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Paperback, 318 pages
Published June 20th 2006 by Penguin Books Canada (first published February 2006)
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Jonathan Vance holds the Canada Research Chair in Conflict and Culture in
the Department of History at The University of Western Ontario. His books
and articles include Death So Noble: Memory, Meaning, and the First World
War (1997), High Flight: Aviation and the Canadian Imagination (2002), A
Gallant Company: The True Story of "The Great Escape" (2003), and Building
Canada: People and Projects that Sh
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