A Prairie Nightmare : Canada Moves West

A Prairie Nightmare : Canada Moves West Pierre Berton Paul McCusker
  • Title: A Prairie Nightmare : Canada Moves West
  • Author: Pierre Berton Paul McCusker
  • ISBN: 9780771014406
  • Page: 176
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • A Prairie Nightmare : Canada Moves West Pierre Berton Paul McCusker A Prairie Nightmare Canada Moves West A series of accessible fast paced non fiction narratives aimed at pre teen and young teenage readersThese stories of tremendous determination and hardship tell of the railway men and pioneers who ope
    A series of accessible, fast paced non fiction narratives aimed at pre teen and young teenage readersThese stories of tremendous determination and hardship tell of the railway men and pioneers who opened up the vast and inhospitable West and in a very real way, created the country of Canada.
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    About Pierre Berton Paul McCusker


    1. From narrative histories and popular culture, to picture and coffee table books to anthologies, to stories for children to readable, historical works for youth, many of his books are now Canadian classics.Born in 1920 and raised in the Yukon, Pierre Berton worked in Klondike mining camps during his university years He spent four years in the army, rising from private to captain instructor at the Royal Military College in Kingston He spent his early newspaper career in Vancouver, where at 21 he was the youngest city editor on any Canadian daily He wrote columns for and was editor of Maclean s magazine, appeared on CBC s public affairs program Close Up and was a permanent fixture on Front Page Challenge for 39 years He was a columnist and editor for the Toronto Star, and a writer and host of a series of CBC programs Pierre Berton has received over 30 literary awards including the Governor General s Award for Creative Non Fiction three times , the Stephen Leacock Medal of Humour, and the Gabrielle Leger National Heritage Award He received two Nellies for his work in broadcasting, two National Newspaper awards, and the National History Society s first award for distinguished achievement in popularizing Canadian history For his immense contribution to Canadian literature and history, he has been awarded than a dozen honourary degrees, is a member of the Newsman s Hall of Fame and a Companion of the Order of Canada.


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