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Author Bickersteth, John Burgon.

Title The land of open doors : being letters from western Canada, 1911-13 / J. Burgon Bickersteth ; with a new introduction by the author
Published Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [1976]
©1976
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Description 1 online resource (xi, xxi, 265 pages, 29 unnumbered leaves of plates) : illustrations, map
Series Social history of Canada ; 29
Social history of Canada ; 29
Contents An introduction -- Foreword / Grey. -- In Mid-Atlantic -- Westwards from Montreal -- First experience of western trails -- Breaking new ground -- Settlers at home -- New citizens of Canada -- A great city -- Along the new Transcontinental -- Lumber camps -- Head of steel, and beyond -- Railway construction camps -- In central Alberta -- Needs and experiments -- Appendix: Summary for Canada of all religions in 1911, compared with 1901
Notes Reprint of the 1914 ed. published by W. Gardner, Darton, London
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Subject Bickersteth, John Burgon.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Alberta.
Alberta -- Description and travel.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1442633611 (electronic bk.)
1442656921 (electronic bk.)
9781442633612 (electronic bk.)
9781442656925 (electronic bk.)
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