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Book jacket

Book

2018
"In the summer of 1972, a float plane carrying a team of child welfare officials lands on a river flowing through the Yellow Dog Indian reserve. Their mission is to seize the twin babies of an Indigenous couple as part o...
Book jacket

Book

2016
"Seasons of Hope traces the author's life, from his impoverished Native childhood to him being appointed an ambassador for Canada in numerous countries and lieutenant governor for Ontario (in the latter post, he mobilize...

DAISY Sound Recording

2008
Recalls the boyhood years of Ontario's future lieutenant-governor, living in a dilapidated old house complete with outdoor toilet and coal oil-lamp lighting. As a half-breed kid, he was caught between two worlds. His Nat...
Book jacket

DAISY Sound Recording

2014
In the early 1930s, Oscar Wolf, a 13-year-old native from the Chippewas of Rama Indian Reserve, sets fire to the business section of his village north of Toronto in a fit of misguided rage against white society, inadvert...
Book jacket

Sound Recording

2011
Martha, from the Cat Lake First Nation in Northern Ontario, is "stolen" from her family at age six and flown to a residential school. Ten years later, Martha finds her way home again, and while trying to drown her terrib...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2017
À L'âge de six ans, Martha est enlevée à sa famille de la Première Nation de Cat Lake, dans le Nord de l'Ontario, pour être emmenée par avion dans un pensionnat indien. Là, elle sera punie pour avoir parl...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2005
From his humble origins as an Aboriginal child whose first home was a tent near a dump in Muskoka, Ontario, Bartleman rose to become a legend in Canada's foreign service. He served as ambassador to Cuba, Israel, South Af...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2017
James Bartleman, Ontarios first Native lieutenant governor, looks back over seventy years to his childhood and youth to describe how learning to read at any early age led him to dream dreams, empowering him to serve his...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2017
James Bartleman, Ontarios first Native lieutenant governor, looks back over seventy years to his childhood and youth to describe how learning to read at any early age led him to dream dreams, empowering him to serve his...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2014
In the early 1930s, Oscar Wolf, a 13-year-old native from the Chippewas of Rama Indian Reserve, sets fire to the business section of his village north of Toronto in a fit of misguided rage against white society, inadvert...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2005
From his humble origins as an Aboriginal child whose first home was a tent near a dump in Muskoka, Ontario, Bartleman rose to become a legend in Canada's foreign service. He served as ambassador to Cuba, Israel, South Af...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2008
Recalls the boyhood years of Ontario's future lieutenant-governor, living in a dilapidated old house complete with outdoor toilet and coal oil-lamp lighting. As a half-breed kid, he was caught between two worlds. His Nat...