Near Fine. 8vo. (xiii) 122 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with some faint creasing on the front cover and a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with diagrams, cartoons and black and white plates. Helen Keller, Pierre Trudeau, Rudyard Kipling, Andrew Cargegie, Winston Churchill, Booker T. Washington, Roberta Bondar, Bertrand Russell, Nellie McClung, King Hussein, A. Y. Jackson, Prince Phillip, Stephen Leacock....All these people and hundreds more have been speakers at the Canadian Clubs. In 1892 young Charles McCullough of Hamilton and his friends felt there was a need for an organization to promote Canadian patriotism and unity. The club they started evolved into a unique national movement. A century+ later, Canadian Clubs from coast to coast are associated with many community projects promoting national pride and honouring achievement...The Chapters are: Origins; 1893-1914; Association; 1914-1939; Women; 1939-1967; 1967-1993; Speakers' Notes; Chronology; Appendices: Founding and Current-1992-1993-Presidents of Canadian Clubs; Association of Canadian Clubs Presidents; Chairment of the National Executive; National Directors; and Association of Canadian Clubs 1919-1993; followed by: sources; acknowledgements; and an index.
Near Fine. Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Tall. Signed by Author 122 pages. Trade size paperback. Edited by Sandy Fife. A fine copy with only a hint of edge rubbing. Inscibed, signed and dated by Russell R. Merifield on the half title page.
photos. Fine Condition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 122 pp. Binding is tight, spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Illustrator: photos. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: History: Canada; #39525; ISBN: 0771018894. ISBN/EAN: 9780771018893. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: AC007728I.
Alibris, the Alibris logo, and Alibris.com are registered trademarks of Alibris, Inc.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.