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by Cohen, Andrew. Narrated by Kathryn Romanow. Adult Non-Fiction. DAISY. 5:12 hours. 971.064 Coh.
Title
Lester B. Pearson
Author
Cohen, Andrew
Narrator
Kathryn Romanow
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
5:12 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Pearson, Lester B., 1897-1972.
Prime ministers--Canada--Biography.
Abstract
As prime minister, from 1963-1968, Lester B. Pearson oversaw the introduction of Medicare, the Canada Pension Plan and the new Maple Leaf flag. Pearson came to power after an impressive career as a diplomat, where he played a vital role in the creation of NATO and the United Nations and won the 1957 Nobel Peace Prize for his handling of the Suez Crisis.
Call No.
971.064 Coh
ISBN
978-0-616-50889-3
Accession No.
2010594
Member Library Holdings
NVD C.2 07/10
VPL C.1 07/10
Producer
CNIB DC35545
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by Sawatsky, John. Narrated by Harold Roberts. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 19:35 hours. 971.067 Saw.
Title
Mulroney : the politics of ambition
Author
Sawatsky, John
Narrator
Harold Roberts
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
15
Time
19:35 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Canada--Politics and government--1963-1984.
Mulroney, Brian, 1939-
Prime ministers--Canada--Biography.
Abstract
The real character of Prime Minister Brian Mulroney is the focus of this political biography. From a poor Quebec family Mulroney schooled in law and became a prominent labour lawyer. Over time he developed a wide network of political contacts. Based on in-depth research, this is a description of his rise to power.
Call No.
971.067 Saw
ISBN
0-921912-06-4
Accession No.
1992765
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.2 10/93
Publisher
Toronto : Macfarlane Walter and Ross, c1991.
Producer
LSB 92-4
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by Chretien, Jean. Narrated by Gerald Gibson. Adult Non-Fiction. DAISY. 16:20 hours. 971.064 Chr.
Title
My years as Prime Minister
Author
Chretien, Jean
Narrator
Gerald Gibson
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
16:20 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Chrétien, Jean, 1934-
Liberal Party of Canada--Biography.
Prime ministers--Canada--Biography.
Abstract
By the time he left office, Jean Chrétien had been in politics for forty years. From 1993 to 2003 he won three majority elections as leader of the Liberal Party of Canada. Finding the country dangerously in debt and bitterly divided, he describes how his government wiped out the deficit in just four years and helped to defeat the separatists in the Quebec referendum.
Call No.
971.064 Chr
ISBN
978-0-616-43275-4
Accession No.
2010593
Member Library Holdings
FV C.1 07/10
WV C.2 07/10
Producer
CNIB DC31715
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Pierre : colleagues and friends talk about the Trudeau they knew

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by Southam, Nancy. Narrated by Harry Gousopoulos, Susan Carlyle. Adult Non-Fiction. DAISY. 14:22 hours. 921 Sou.
Title
Pierre : colleagues and friends talk about the Trudeau they knew
Author
Southam, Nancy
Narrator
Harry Gousopoulos
Susan Carlyle
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
14:22 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Canada Politics and government 1980-1984.
Canada--Politics and government--1968-1979.
Prime ministers--Canada--Biography.
Trudeau, Pierre Elliott, 1919-2000.
Abstract
It has been more than three decades since the heady days of Trudeaumania, and yet Pierre Elliott Trudeau is still a subject of intense public fascination. When Trudeau died in 2000, the outpouring of emotion was extraordinary. Thousands of people across Canada - and all over the world - mourned the loss of one of our greatest prime ministers.
Call No.
921 Sou
ISBN
0-616-28601-5
Accession No.
2008341
Member Library Holdings
BPL C.3 9/08
FV C.2 9/08
NVC C.4 9/08
NVD C.8 05/10
NW C.9 05/10
PLI c.7 12/16
RPL C.5 9/08
Publisher
Toronto : CNIB, 2006.
Producer
CNIB DC26705
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by Chretien, Jean. Narrated by Harold Roberts. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 7:40 hours. 971.064 Chr.
Title
Straight from the heart
Author
Chretien, Jean
Narrator
Harold Roberts
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
6
Time
7:40 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Cabinet ministers--Canada--Biography.
Canada--Politics and government--1963-1984
Canada--Politics and government--1984-
Chretien, Jean, 1934-
Prime ministers--Canada--Biography.
Abstract
This revised political autobiography of Jean Chretien looks at his life, but focuses on his career from its early days to his election as Prime Minister in 1993. Chretien describes his role as a Liberal Cabinet minister in repatriating the Constitution in 1982. He also talks about his time in opposition and the path to Sussex Drive.
Call No.
971.064 Chr
ISBN
1-55013-576-7
Accession No.
1995201
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.3 3/96 - PLI
Publisher
Toronto : Key Porter, c1985, 1994.
Producer
LSB 96-1
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