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While Canada slept

Cohen, Andrew

While Canada slept

how we lost our place in the world

by Cohen, Andrew

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Published by McClelland Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada -- Foreign relations -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAndrew Cohen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsFC 242 C64 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination220 p. ;
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22137307M
    ISBN 100771022751
    LC Control Number20039005313

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ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: p. ; 22 cm. Contents: The renaissance men: the golden age of Canada's foreign policy --A Potemkin Canada: appearance and reality --From the Great War to the Afghan War: Canada as soldier --From Colombo to Kananaskis: Canada as benefactor --More Belgians than Phoenicians: Canada as.

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