Non-Fiction

  • The Beothuk of Newfoundland – A Vanished People

    A wonderful history of the Red Indians of Newfoundland. Exciting in its detail, this book shares all available information concerning every aspect of Beothuk life-housing, clothing, hunting methods, arts and...

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  • Fish Out of Water

    Shannon Ryan was born and received his early education in Riverhead, Harbor Grace. He has studied at Memorial University of Newfoundland (BA (Ed.), BA, MA), the University of London (Ph.D.) and the University...

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  • Rattles and Steadies

    Gander is one of the best known small towns in the world, especially among western and eastern Europeans. Russians know it with familiarity. This book is not about Gander, however, despite its notoriety; rather...

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  • A Treasury of Newfoundland Humour and Wit

    A Treasury of Newfoundland Humor and Wit provides its readers with a rare collection of the most humorous anecdotes and wit attributed to the fun-loving people of "the happy province," Newfoundland & Labrador. To...

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  • The German Canadians 1750-1937

    In tracing the pioneering role that German-speaking settlers from all over Europe and America played in the opening up and development of large parts of eastern and western Canada, Lehmann shows German Canadians...

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  • The Lure of the Labrador Wild

    Attracted by Labrador's unexplored vastness, two American adventurers embark on an ill-planned canoe trip across Labrador. Having ignored the advice of the local guide, the leader of the expedition finds himself...

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  • Forty Eight Days Adrift

    Captain Job Barbour was born in Newtown, Bonavista Bay, in 1898. He began sailing as a boy and at the age of twenty-one he first became master of a vessel. For many years he sailed the treacherous waters of Newfoundland's...

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  • The Best of Al Clouston

    Newfoundland is not like any other province of Canada. Born of a colourful and romantic cultural heritage, it has the oldest history, the richest music and folklore, and the most relaxed lifestyle. But above...

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  • Fat-Back & Molasses

    Fat-back & Molasses is a collection of favourite old recipes from Newfoundland & Labrador. In addition to the homespun recipes, this book contains sketches and stories that also give a deep insight into the culture...

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  • E.J. Pratt: The Truant Years 1882-1927

    E.J. Pratt (1882-1964) is generally recognized as the leading Canadian poet of his generation. Moreover, as Marshall McLuhan observed in1958, Pratt was, in his personal and social life, 'a one-man creator of a climate...

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