Canada, A People's History: Special Documentary Edition (10--13)*

  • 2001 ----- color ----- 131 min ----- vhs///
  • (Canada, A People's History series, Part 15) Building on the themes and human dramas presented in Canada, A People's History Series 3, this "Special Edition" contains additional CBC-produced contemporary documentary footage that provides further background and perspective to several of the historical events chronicled.
    Segments include: Taking the West: 1. History of Science in Canada: The Railway and Standardized Time, 2. Who Stole the Bell of Batoche?, 3. Railway Memories, 4. Rogers Pass Project, and 5. Tory Quest;
    The Great Transformation: 1. History of Science in Canada: Early Telecommunications, and 2. Ukrainian Internment: Dreams Betrayed;
    Ordeal By Fire; and
    Hard Times: 1. What's Left, and 2. For Work and Wages.
    (Closed-Captioned) [Letterboxed] (Donated by W. A. Douglas Jackson, Canadian Studies) (Restricted to use by institutions of Higher Education in Washington state only)
  • Topics: (Canadian Studies)