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George Fetherling's Travel Memoirs 3-Book Bundle

by George Fetherling Dundurn (November 22, 2017)

The travel writing of celebrated writer George Fetherling is filled with vivid prose and bizarre characters.

Includes:

One Russia, Two Chinas

A travel narrative written over the course of ten years, One Russia,...


The Polar Adventures of a Rich American Dame

by Joanna Kafarowski Dundurn (November 04, 2017)

  • First comprehensive biography of a female polar explorer
  • An upcoming PBS series titled Unladylike: 30 Women Trailblazers will be featuring Louise Arner Boyd as one of these thirty trailblazing women
  • Retells...


The Toronto Maple Leafs

by Eric Zweig Dundurn (October 28, 2017)

A complete history of the Toronto Maple Leafs, as told by the players, coaches, and fans.

On December 19, 1917, the Toronto St. Patricks took to the ice for the first NHL game ever played. Over the next hundred...


Ten Decisions

by Larry D. Rose Dundurn (October 21, 2017)

The ten crucial military and political calls that changed the course of the Second World War.

In the Second World War, Canada faced desperate times. Tough decisions had to be made that could have meant life or...


Embattled Nation

by Patrice Dutil & David MacKenzie Dundurn (October 07, 2017)

Embattled Nation explores Canada’s tumultuous wartime election of 1917 and the people and issues that made it a pivotal moment in Canadian history.

Embattled Nation explores the drama of Canada’s tumultuous...


The Toronto Book of the Dead

by Adam Bunch & Shawn Micallef Dundurn (September 16, 2017)

Exploring Toronto’s history through the stories of its most fascinating and shadowy deaths.

If these streets could talk…

With morbid tales of war and plague, duels and executions, suicides and séances, Toronto’s...


Piau

by Bruce Murray & Anne Murray Dundurn (August 26, 2017)

  • Details the never-before-told story of Pierre Belliveau, known as Piau
  • Biography of an Acadian hero and iconic early Canadian leader, with no similar books on the market
  • Piau’s story is a border-spanning...


Charlie Red Star

by Grant Cameron Dundurn (August 12, 2017)

  • Explores Canada’s largest and longest spate of UFO sightings, in southern Manitoba in 1975
  • Author was there at the time giving nightly tours to witness the unexplained events
  • Offers a theory that nuclear...


Haunted Hospitals

by Mark Leslie & Rhonda Parrish Dundurn (August 05, 2017)

A look inside the hospitals, asylums, and sanatoriums in which formal spectral residents refuse to move on.

Hospitals are supposed to be places of healing, places of birth, and places of hope. But with all of...


Drop Dead

by Lorna Poplak Dundurn (July 29, 2017)

  • The history of hanging in Canada is jam-packed with fascinating stories and colourful personalities including Thomas D’Arcy McGee, the only federal politician ever assassinated in Canada; Louis Riel, hanged...


The Orillia Spirit

by Randy Richmond & James A. "Pete" McGarvey Dundurn (July 08, 2017)

  • An updated second edition of Orillia journalist Randy Richmond’s history of Orillia, immortalized by Stephen Leacock in Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town
  • Illustrated throughout, with rich details about local...


Gavin K. Watt's Revolutionary Canadian History 6-Book Bundle

by Gavin K. Watt Dundurn (June 26, 2017)

This special bundle collects six titles by military history specialist Gavin K. Watt. This series has a unique focus: The American War of Independence viewed from the perspective of British operations in the...


Miss Confederation

by Anne McDonald & Christopher Moore Dundurn (June 24, 2017)

  • Releasing to coincide with the 150th anniversary of Confederation in 2017
  • Works to restore women’s voices in history: researchers have turned to the diary as a valuable and little-known record of women’s...


Fire and Desolation

by Gavin K. Watt Dundurn (June 10, 2017)

How misrule and fraying alliances led to a ferocious campaign that changed the course of the American Revolution.

Following Burgoyne’s disastrous campaign of 1777, the alliance between the Six Nations and the...


Now You Know Canada

by Doug Lennox Dundurn (June 03, 2017)

  • All-Canadian trivia book from Doug Lennox’s extensive Now You Know series
  • The Now You Know series is beloved across Canada, having sold over 240,000 copies, and the first book in the series, Now You Know,...


Is Canada Even Real?

by J.C. Villamere Dundurn (May 06, 2017)

  • A quirky, lowbrow look at all the things we Canadians secretly cherish and/or furiously deny
  • Addresses Canada’s international reputation as a country that’s just a little too good to be true
  • Author also...


The Mariposa Folk Festival

by Michael Hill Dundurn (May 06, 2017)

A history of the Mariposa Folk Festival, from its humble roots in Orillia in 1961 to international acclaim and legendary status as a premier folk-music gathering.

Mariposa began in the heyday of the early sixties...


Raising Royalty

by Carolyn Harris Dundurn (April 08, 2017)

How royal parents dealt with raising their children over the past thousand years, from keeping Vikings at bay to fending off paparazzi.

William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, are setting trends...


Living Up to a Legend

by Diana Bishop Dundurn (February 25, 2017)

Diana Bishop recounts growing up in the shadow of her famous grandfather, Canadian First World War flying ace Billy Bishop.

As a child, Diana Bishop showed up one day at school with a brown paper bag. Inside...


Firing Lines

by Debbie Marshall & Anna Maria Tremonti Dundurn (February 18, 2017)

Read between the front lines: The stories of three Canadian female journalists stationed in England and France during the First World War.

Europe: 1914–1918. Mary MacLeod Moore, a writer for the Vancouver...


Don Mills

by Scott Kennedy Dundurn (February 18, 2017)

  • A colourful local history that ties Toronto’s pioneer roots to its modern form, including an inside look at numerous historic structures to discover
  • Learn how the Evergreen Brick Works, an internationally...


200 Years at St. John's York Mills: The Oldest Church in Toronto

by Scott Kennedy & Jeanne Hopkins Dundurn (October 22, 2016)

St. John's Church at York Mills was built in 1816 on land that had been donated by pioneer settlers: a little log building that was the first parish church in the City of Toronto. The brick church that stands...


The Canadian Constitution

by Adam Dodek, David Johnston Governor General of Canada & The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin Dundurn (October 22, 2016)

The Canadian Constitution makes Canada's Constitution readily accessible to readers. This revised and expanded edition is a great primer for those coming to Canada's Constitution for the first time, and a useful...


Invisible North: The Search for Answers on a Troubled Reserve

by Alexandra Shimo Dundurn (September 17, 2016)

Journalist Alexandra Shimo flew to the remote Northern Ontario reserve of Kashechewan, hoping to document its deplorable living conditions. Instead, she was faced with the dark side of Canadian history and the...


Canadians in Golden Age Hollywood 2-Book Bundle: Once Upon a Time in Paradise / Stardust and Shadows

by Charles Foster Dundurn (September 05, 2016)

Hollywood insider Charles Foster brings together stories of Canadian celebrities during Hollywood's formative years.


Shadow Warriors / Les Guerriers de l'Ombre

by Bernd Horn Dundurn (September 03, 2016)

An unprecedented introduction to the Canadian Special Operations Forces Command.

On February 1, 2016, the Canadian Special Operations Forces Command (CANSOFCOM) celebrated its tenth anniversary. This benchmark...


World War II Women 3-Book Bundle: The Accidental Captives / Greatcoats and Glamour Boots / Props on Her Sleeves

by Carolyn Gossage & Mary Hawkins Buch Dundurn (August 08, 2016)

Sharing the stories of women in service and women prisoners during the Second World War. Includes: The Accidental Captives, Greatcoats and Glamour Boots and Props on Her Sleeves.


Atlantic Canada's Irish Immigrants

by Lucille H. Campey Dundurn (August 06, 2016)

A transformative work that explodes assumptions about the importance of the Great Irish Potato Famine to Irish immigration.

In this major study, Lucille Campey traces the relocation of around ninety thousand...


Combat Mission Kandahar: The Canadian Experience in Afghanistan

by T. Robert Fowler Dundurn (August 06, 2016)

Infantry, combat engineer, armour, and psychological operations: Seven soldiers represent the breadth of Canada's longest, most complicated and challenging operation in Kandahar Province.


The Regiment

by Farley Mowat & Lee Windsor Dundurn (July 30, 2016)

The Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment (the Hasty Ps) was Canada's most decorated regiment in the Second World War. In The Regiment, Farley Mowat, famed novelist and member of the regiment, movingly recounts...


Canadian Railways 2-Book Bundle: Passenger and Merchant Ships of the Grand Trunk Pacific and Canadian Northern Railways / Great Western Railway of Can

by David R.P. Guay Dundurn (July 16, 2016)

All aboard with this special two-book collection on the great railways from Canada's past.

Includes: Passenger and Merchant Ships of the Grand Trunk Pacific and Canadian Northern Railways and Great Western...


Erland Lee Museum: Inside Hamilton's Museums

by John Goddard Dundurn (July 16, 2016)

Take a journey through Hamilton's past by way of Erland Lee Museum. Learn about founders and families through tours of the grounds and houses and a discussion of some of the most prized possessions contained...


Carl Benn's Stories of Canada's Past 2-Book Bundle: Mohawks on the Nile / Historic Fort York

by Carl Benn Dundurn (July 11, 2016)

Slip down the Nile River and immerse yourself in Fort York's historic past in this special two-boook collection of military historian Carl Benn's stories of Canada's bravery and might.


Rails Over the Mountains: Exploring the Railway Heritage of Canada's Western Mountains

by Ron Brown Dundurn (July 09, 2016)

Explore western Canada's rich railway history, travelling from the grand railway hotels and rustic stations to the creative engineering that created spiral bridges and soaring trestles. Relive this time through...


Joseph Brant Museum: Inside Hamilton's Museums

by John Goddard Dundurn (July 09, 2016)

Take a journey through Hamilton's past by way of Joseph Brant Museum. Learn about founders, families, wars, and politics through tours of the grounds and houses and a discussion of some of the most prized possessions...


Aviation Pioneers of Canada 7-Book Bundle: Brace for Impact / Air Canada / and 5 more

by Peter Pigott Dundurn (July 07, 2016)

From the Avro Arrow and the Silver Dart to the adventurers and visionaries who pushed Canadian airways to new heights, aviation expert Peter Pigott covers over a century of Canadian flight with his trademark...


Griffin House and Fieldcote Museum: Inside Hamilton's Museums

by John Goddard Dundurn (July 02, 2016)

Take a journey through Hamilton's past by way of Griffin House and Fieldcote Museum. Learn about founders, families, wars, and politics through tours of the grounds and houses and a discussion of some of the...


Passenger and Merchant Ships of the Grand Trunk Pacific and Canadian Northern Railways

by David R.P. Guay Dundurn (July 02, 2016)

The first detailed account of the rise and fall of the maritime branches of two of Canada's great transcontinental railways of the early twentieth century: the Grand Trunk Pacific and Canadian Northern.


C.W. Hunt's High-Flying Adventures 2-Book Bundle: Dancing in the Sky / Whisky and Ice

by C.W. Hunt Dundurn (June 27, 2016)

Soar the skies or evade the Coast Guard along with WWI fighter pilots in training and Canada's most daring rumrunner in this special two-book collection of C.W. Hunt's stories of early-twentieth-century glorious...


Battlefield House Museum and Park: Inside Hamilton's Museums

by John Goddard Dundurn (June 25, 2016)

Take a journey through Hamilton's past by way of the Battlefield House Museum and Park. Learn about founders, families, wars, and politics through tours of the grounds and houses and a discussion of some of...


Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology: Inside Hamilton's Museums

by John Goddard Dundurn (June 18, 2016)

Take a journey through Hamilton's past by way of the historic waterworks, now Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology. Learn about the powerful steam engines and the wonders nineteenth-century boldness and ambition....


Bryan Prince's Underground Railroad 2-Book Bundle: My Brother's Keeper / One More River to Cross

by Bryan Prince Dundurn (June 13, 2016)

Shedding new light on experiences of former slaves during the Underground Railroad and the American Civil War periods, author Bryan Prince tells their stories in:

My Brother's Keeper and One More River to Cross...


The Canadian Federal Election of 2015

by Jon H. Pammett & Christopher Dornan Dundurn (June 11, 2016)

The Canadian Federal Election of 2015 is a comprehensive analysis of all aspects of the campaign and the election outcome. The chapters, written by leading academics, examine the strategies, successes, and failures...


Whitehern Historic House and Garden: Inside Hamilton's Museums

by John Goddard Dundurn (June 11, 2016)

Take a journey through Hamilton's past by way of Whitehern historic home and garden. Learn about founders, families, wars, and politics through tours of the grounds and houses and a discussion of some of the...


Battle Stories - WWI 2-Book Bundle: Somme 1916 / Passchendaele 1917

by Chris McNab & Andrew Robertshaw Dundurn (June 04, 2016)

Discover two pivotal battles of the First World War in this collection of Battle Stories. Two experts tell the stories of the Somme and Passchendaele, seeking to lift the battles out of controversy and explain...


Dundurn National Historic Site: Inside Hamilton's Museums

by John Goddard Dundurn (June 04, 2016)

Take a journey through Hamilton's past by way of Dundurn National Historic Site and Hamilton Military Museum. Learn about founders, families, wars, and politics through tours of the grounds and houses and a...


Real Hauntings 4-Book Bundle: Creepy Capital / Spooky Sudbury / Haunted Hamilton / Tomes of Terror

by Mark Leslie & Jenny Jelen Dundurn (May 28, 2016)

Experience a ghostly thrill with Mark Leslie's four books on strange supernatural happenings.

Includes: Creepy Capital, Haunted Hamilton, Spooky Sudbury and Tomes of Terror.


Toronto's Local Movie Theatres of Yesteryear

by Doug Taylor Dundurn (May 21, 2016)

  • Personal memories of Toronto's movie houses of the past, with stories of their communities
  • Takes a neighbourhood-by-neighbourhood approach to Toronto's historic cinemas
  • Author Doug Taylor includes amusing anecdotes...


Passchendaele 1917

by Chris McNab Dundurn (May 21, 2016)

The story of one of history's bloodiest and most futile battles, Passchendaele, is expertly related and explained by a leading historian, with detailed illustrations and supplementary facts.


Somme 1916

by Andrew Robertshaw Dundurn (May 21, 2016)

The story of one of history's bloodiest battles, the Somme, is expertly related and explained by a leading historian, with detailed illustrations and supplementary facts.