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By (author) Eileen Kane
Categories: European history

It is the 1960s, and Ireland is hoping to join what will later become the European Union. The government has devised a plan to stem emigration and save the Irish language by supporting small factories ...

Around England with a Dog

By (author) Lesley Choyce
Categories: Travel and holiday

The story of two seasoned and intrepid Canadian travellers, Lesley and Linda Choyce, who embark on a new adventure with their West Highland terrier, Kelty.

Lesley Choyce is a 70-year-old year-round North ...

Un bisou coquelicot

By (author) Marie-France Comeau
Illustrated by Jean-Luc Trudel
Categories: Children’s picture books

Aly passe le jour du Souvenir avec son arrière-grand-père. Ce dernier s’est fait tout beau, béret sur la tête et médailles bien alignées sur sa poitrine de vétéran. Cling, clang, cling... Une ...

On Foot to Canterbury

By (author) Ken Haigh
Categories: Travel guides: routes and ways
Series: Wayfarer

Setting off on foot from Winchester, Ken Haigh hikes across southern England, retracing a traditional route that medieval pilgrims followed to the shrine of Saint Thomas Becket at Canterbury Cathedral. ...

Sadie x

Sadie a quitté Montréal, jadis, elle fait partie de ces gens qui peuvent tout laisser derrière pour trouver du nouveau. Chercheure dans un laboratoire de Marseille, elle passe la majorité de son temps ...

L'empire invisible

By (author) Mathieu Bélisle
Categories: Politics and government
Series: Phares

L’empire américain, malgré les crises successives qui le secouent, depuis les attentats terroristes aux procédures de destitution en passant par les émeutes raciales, est loin d’être sur son ...

The Clean Body

By (author) Peter Ward
Categories: European history

Recounting the history of personal hygiene in Europe and North America and the making of the modern clean body. How often did our ancestors bathe? How often did they wash their clothes? What did they ...

Tiny Lights for Travellers

By (author) Naomi K. Lewis
Categories: Memoirs
Series: Wayfarer

When her marriage suddenly ends, and a diary documenting her beloved Opa’s escape from Nazi-occupied Netherlands in the summer of 1942 is discovered, Naomi Lewis decides to retrace his journey to freedom. ...