Carleton Library Series

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  1. Police Officer

    Police Officer

    By Claude L. Vincent

    Series Carleton Library Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    This insightful study provides a look at policing in Canada from the viewpoint of rank and file members of the police community. This revised edition of the landmark Policeman (1979) examines police officers as an occupational... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 1990
    Paperback | £25.99
  2. The Upper Ottawa Valley to 1855
    This book is the first detailed study of the Ottawa Valley in the early 19th century. The author provides an extensive introduction and numerous documents to trace the growth of this sometimes turbulent region, and its emergence... Learn More
    Published: 15th March 1990
    Paperback | £25.99
  3. Griffith Taylor
    Drawing upon an extensive collection of private papers, the author brings to life the colourful story of Taylor, Canada's premier geographer. He founded Canada's first Department of Geography at the University of Toronto, and... Learn More
    Published: 15th March 1988
    Paperback | £23.99
  4. The MacKenzie-Papineau Battalion
    Marking the 50th anniversary of the Spanish Civil War, this is the story of the Canadians who went to fight in that epic conflict.... Learn More
    Published: 15th June 1987
    Paperback | £23.99
  5. The Rebellion of 1837 in Upper Canada

    The Rebellion of 1837 in Upper Canada

    Written by Colin Read and Ronald J. Stagg

    Series Carleton Library Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    This volume presents a broad documentary coverage of the rebellions and material on areas of Upper Canada not directly threatened by them. A judicious reading should provide a sound knowledge of the uprisings.... Learn More
    Published: 15th September 1985
    Paperback | £23.99
  6. Fear's Folly/(Les demi-civilises)
    Superbly rendered by the late John Glassco, Harvey's controversial work is presented in its true cultural and social setting. First published in 1934, this novel satirizing the bourgeois ?lite and the suffocating rule of the Catholic... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 1982
    Paperback | £21.99
  7. The Distemper of our Times

    The Distemper of our Times

    By Peter C. Newman

    Series Carleton Library Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    It is impossible to appreciate Canada in the mid- and late-1960s without reading The Distemper of Our Times. Newman's skilful selection of evidence, his grasp of personality and the flair and pace of his writing style bring the... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 1978
    Paperback | £33.00
  8. Canadian Foreign Policy, 1955-1965
    This volume documents the decade in which Canada's influence on world affairs was at its apex, and contains speeches and writings of Lester B. Pearson, Sydney Smith, Howard C. Green and Paul Martin.... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 1977
    Paperback | £23.99
  9. Capital Punishment in Canada

    Capital Punishment in Canada

    By David Chandler

    Series Carleton Library Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    Chandler has thoroughly researched the Canadian context of the recurring and often emotional discussion of capital punishment.... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 1976
    Paperback | £33.00
  10. The Crisis of Quebec, 1914-1918
    Published: 15th January 1974
    Paperback | £33.00
  11. Robert Laird Borden, Vol I
    The memoirs of Sir Robert Borden are honest, straightforward, and fair; qualities similar to those possessed by the unpretentious Nova Scotia lawyer who became leader of the Conservative Party and Canada's prime minister during... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 1969
    Paperback | £33.00
  12. The Old Province of Quebec, Volume 2

    The Old Province of Quebec, Volume 2

    By Burt

    Series Carleton Library Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    Through two volumes, Professor Burt traces events leading to old Quebec's collapse: the influx of the Loyalists; the troubled and often brilliant administrations of a succession of British governors; and finally the extinction,... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 1968
    Paperback | £25.99
  13. A History of Transportation in Canada, Volume 2
    First published in 1938, Volume two deals with Canadian transportation from 1867 to the late 1930s, and includes what is regarded as one of the best short discussions of the Canadian "railway problem."... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 1964
    Paperback | £33.00
  14. Political Unrest in Upper Canada, 1815-1836
    First published in 1927, this account of the political struggles of Upper Canada prior to the Rebellion of 1837 remains a classic piece of Canadian historical scholarship.... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 1963
    Paperback | £33.00