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Canadian Studies

Past, Present, Praxis

Canadian Studies: Past, Present, Praxis provides an overview of the development and evolution of Canadian Studies as a field of research and teaching, from the landmark Symons Report in 1975 to … ; 345 View

Oak Island and Its Lost Treasure

Third Edition

Civil engineers Graham Harris and Les MacPhie have spent over a decade investigating the enigma of Nova Scotia’s Oak Island. In this new edition of their book, they set out the previously … 264 View

The Beothuk

A history of the Beothuk of Newfoundland. Exciting in its detail, this book gives us a rare picture of a lost people whose culture was destroyed after the arrival of white settlers. This title … 88 View
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Introduction

From: Canadian Studies

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Introduction

From: The Beothuk

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The introduction provides an overview of the sequence of information that is presented in the book and the author’s goals 1 $0.10 Add
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Preface & Introduction

From: Oak Island and Its Lost Treasure

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Preface – explains the differences between editions of the book and what new material is in this one. Introduction – History of Oak Island, introduces the mystery of oak island and … 10 $1.00 Add
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Dreams of Buried Treasure

From: Oak Island and Its Lost Treasure

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1795 – 1805. Tracing the history of the theory that treasure is buried on Oak Island; includes Daniel McGinnis discovering the Money Pit, traces different discoveries on the island, … 20 $2.00 Add
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Prehistory

From: The Beothuk

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This chapter investigates the prehistory of the Beothuk: When and how they first arrived in Newfoundland and the archaeological evidence discovered at numerous sites around the island. 4 $0.40 Add
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To Know Ourselves

The Report of the Commission on Canadian Studies

From: Canadian Studies

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Victims, Villians, and Heroes

From: The Joy of Conflict Resolution

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The roles of hero and villain both exhibit aggressive behaviors and are distinguished only by our judgment of what is right or just. To resolve conflict, we need to relinquish our roles as … 12 $1.20 Add
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Distribution, Population Size, and Social Organization

From: The Beothuk

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This chapter uses archaeological evidence to describe the distribution of Beothuk communities in Newfoundland pre-Contact. 3 $0.30 Add
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Lessons From the Sandbox

From: The Joy of Conflict Resolution

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The surface issues in a conflict may obscure the underlying source of the dispute. Where conflict is repetitive and seems petty, its roots probably lie deeper. We may be so anxious to fix the … 8 $0.80 Add
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The Present Condition of Canadian Studies

A General View

From: Canadian Studies

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The Treasure Proves Elusive

From: Oak Island and Its Lost Treasure

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1845-1866, the recommencment of the search for treasure on Oak Island (Truro Syndicate), issues with water while excavating, 1849 drilling program, 15 $1.50 Add
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A Flood Tunnel is Confirmed

From: Oak Island and Its Lost Treasure

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1866-1885, the endeavors by the Halifax Company that are murky due to lack of surviving records 6 $0.60 Add
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Hunting, Fishing and Gathering

From: The Beothuk

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This chapter describes life in pre-contact Beothuk communities with a focus on food gathering throughout the year. This chapter also serves as a brief general overview of the seasonal cycles … 6 $0.60 Add