Canada: the story of Newfoundland.

  • 128 Pages
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  • English
McGraw-Hill Co. of Canada , Toronto, New York
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A geography and history of Canada"s easternmost province, examining her rugged beauty and resources in photograph and text.

SeriesThe Story of Canada series
LC ClassificationsF1122.4 .T8
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p.
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Open LibraryOL5594810M
LC Control Number68000345

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airspace on Septem the population of this small town on Newfoundland Island swelled f to nea/5(K). The true story, drawn from official documents and hours of personal interviews, of how Newfoundland and Labrador joined Confederation and became Canada's tenth province in A rich cast of characters--hailing from Britain, America, Canada and Newfoundland--battle it out for the prize of the resource-rich, financially solvent, militarily Cited by: 1.

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GANDER, Newfoundland — They still don't know what all the fuss is about. Sixteen years ago, this small Canadian town on an island in the North Atlantic Ocean took in nearly 6, people.

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Stranded passengers waking up on Sept. 13,in the gymnasium at Gander Academy, an elementary school in Newfoundland. (Scott Cook/Canadian Press) Fifteen years ago, on the day the World Trade. The Cuffer Anthology volume VI: A Collection of Short Stories from Newfoundland and Labrador Pam Frampton Now in its seventh year, the Cuffer Prize is sponsored by The Telegram and Creative Book Publishing in St.

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Leslie Vryenhoek. Ina young woman steals a duffel bag full of drug money and flees her bad-news boyfriend, hitching a ride with a long-haul trucker to the world’s edge.

She intends to disappear forever, to redefine herself on. Newfoundland and Labrador is home to some of the country's finest artists and performers. In fact, St. John's has one of the highest concentrations of writers, musicians, actors, and comedians in the country – although we have been known to loan them out to the rest of.

On Septemseven thousand passengers were stranded in the tiny town. Its mayor recently attended “Come from Away,” a musical inspired by Gander’s hospitality.

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Amazing Story of 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland (This is from Air Canada Retiree’s newsletter) On the morning of Tuesday, Septem we were about 5 hours out of Frankfurt, flying over the North Atlantic. All of a sudden the curtains parted and I was told to.

GANDER, Newfoundland — They’re called “the plane people” here because on Sept. 11,some 6, passengers on 38 planes descended. Travel to Newfoundland. In some ways, my travels to Newfoundland began last summer. I went to see Come From Away on Broadway with my mom and sister.

It tells the story of Gander, Newfoundland, the tiny town that welcomed 6, stranded airline passengers on 9/. Directed by Moze Mossanen. With Beverley Bass, Reg Batson, Beulah Cooper, Diane Davis. You Are Here - A Come From Away Story is an intimate feature documentary that goes deep into the community of Gander, Newfoundland where 38 airliners carrying over 6, passengers were forced to land after the terrorist attacks on 9/ The film pulls back the emotional layers surrounding the five /10().Canada: An Illustrated History by Derek Hayes Jam-packed with information and lavishly illustrated with period maps, drawings and photographs,Canada is a great introduction to the true north strong and has compiled 12 chapters in chronological order starting with Canada’s indigenous peoples before the Europeans arrived, early French and English settlements, opening up the West.On this anniversary of SeptemWe The People of the USA thank you sincerely, O Canada, for your kindness and support of our brothers and sisters in their time of dire need.

From Whitehorse to Gander, your graciousness will never be forgotten. GANDER, N.L. - Gander International Airport in Newfoundland was once a.