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Medicinal Perennials to Know and Grow

Growing your own medicine is empowering—learn how with plant activists Dan Jason and Rupert Adams.

Many common, easy-to-grow plants can energize or soothe, stimulate the immune system, aid in sleep or ...

Unpacking the Personal Library

Unpacking the Personal Library: The Public and Private Life of Books is an edited collection of essays that ponders the cultural meaning and significance of private book collections in relation to public ...

By (author) Jean-Louis Roy
Categories: Globalization

Two powerful forces converged to shift global development in the last three decades from the West to the East and Asia. These same forces now make Africa the “construction site of the century. ” Africa ...

Permanent Revolution

By (author) Gail Scott
Foreword by Zoe Whittall
Afterword by Margaret Christakos
Categories: Literature: history and criticism

Finalist for the 2021 Grand Prix du livre de Montreal

"A writer may do as she pleases with her epoch. Rage accumulates."

From iconic feminist writer Gail Scott comes Permanent Revolution, a collection ...

La guerre par d'autres moyens

Sur fond de la montée en puissance de la Chine, du Brexit, des velléités protectionnistes un peu partout dans le monde, notamment aux États-Unis, et d’une économie toujours plus interdépendante, ...

Les insectes du Québec et autres arthropodes terrestres

By (author) Étienne Normandin
Categories: General encyclopaedias

Avec ses 2354 espèces répertoriées et plus de 3300 photos couleur, ce guide est la référence pour l’identification des insectes et autres arthropodes du nord-est de l’Amérique du Nord et du ...

The Rise and Fall of United Grain Growers

By (author) Paul D. Earl
Categories: History of the Americas

For much of the 20th century, United Grain Growers was one of the major forces in Canadian agriculture. Founded in 1906, for much of its history UGG worked to give western farmers a “third way” between ...

Tout nu! Dictionnaire bienveillant de la sexualité

From A to Z, this book highlights themes related to the discovery of sexuality, but also on identity, relationships with others and self-image. An essential dictionary to open discussion, to take the ...

Experts, sciences et sociétés

Fruit du travail de 19 chercheurs, cet ouvrage collectif présente le personnage social de l’expert, les usages sociopolitiques de son travail ainsi que les manières d’arbitrer ses prétentions dans ...