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The Penguin book of Canadian biography for young readers : early Canada

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Beaver Valley Public Library J 971.009 HAN (Text) 0026505 Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -
Fort St John Public Library J 971 HAN (Text) BFSJ066016 JUNIOR Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -
Nakusp Public Library J 971 HAN (Text) 35160000475609 Juvenile Non-fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780670886005 :
  • ISBN: 0670886009 :
  • Physical Description: print
    xii, 242 p. : ill ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Toronto : Viking, 1999.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- John Cabot (Giovanni Caboto) -- Jacques Cartier -- Humphrey Gilbert -- Martin ... Read More
Target Audience Note:
Introduces some of Canadian history's most illustrious and unusual people. But who are they and what ... Read More
Subject: Secord, Laura -- 1775-1868
Frobisher, Martin -- Sir -- approximately 1535-1594
Gilbert, Humphrey -- Sir -- 1539?-1583
Douglas, James -- 1803-1877
Montcalm -- Marquis de -- 1738-1815
Champlain, Samuel de -- 1567-1635
Riel, Louis -- 1844-1885
Vancouver, George -- 1757-1798
Macdonald, John A. (John Alexander) -- 1815-1891
Cartier, Jacques -- 1491-1557
Bourgeoys, Marguerite -- Saint -- 1620-1700
Mackenzie, Alexander -- 1764-1820
Shanawdithit,  -- 1800-1829
Baldwin, Robert -- 1804-1858
Brule, Etienne -- 1593-1632
La Salle, Robert Cavalier -- sieur de -- 1643-1687
Selkirk, Thomas Douglas -- Earl of -- 1771-1820
Howe, Joseph -- 1804-1873
Hudson, Henry -- 1565-1611
Vercheres, Madeleine de -- 1678-1747
King, William Lyon Mackenzie -- 1874-1950
Big Bear -- (Cree chief)
Radisson, Pierre-Esprit -- approximately 1636-1710
Brebeuf, Jean de -- Saint -- 1593-1649
Brock, Sir Issac -- 1769-1812
Papineau, Louis Joseph -- 1786-1871
Cabot, John -- -1498?
Wolfe, James -- 1727-1759
Howe, Joseph -- 1804-1873
Cartier, George-Etienne -- 1814-1873
Canada -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Canada -- History -- Juvenile literature
Canada -- Biography
Genre/Form: Biography

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