The Resource Foreign voices in the House: : century of addresses to Canada's Parliament by world leaders, J. Patrick Boyer, (electronic resource)

Foreign voices in the House: : century of addresses to Canada's Parliament by world leaders, J. Patrick Boyer, (electronic resource)

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Foreign voices in the House: : century of addresses to Canada's Parliament by world leaders
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Foreign voices in the House:
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century of addresses to Canada's Parliament by world leaders
Statement of responsibility
J. Patrick Boyer
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Language
eng
Summary
Unique views from John F. Kennedy, Nelson Mandela, Indira Gandhi, and dozens of other world leaders reveal Canada and Canadians through their eyes. During the First World War, foreign leaders began addressing Canadians in our House of Commons and, ever since, have continued influencing how we think about our role in global affairs. For a century now, this parade of world figures has brought urgent messages about Canada's importance in world wars, to the United Nations, Cold War security, decolonization and modernization, advancing human rights, environmental conservation, and combating terrorism. Each foreign leader addressing Canada's parliament sought to forge new partnerships between their own country and ours in a rapidly evolving global context. Over the decades these speeches chart the stunning transformation of international affairs and Canada's place in the world. No other source provides a complete record of this body of high-level oratory, gathered here for the first time in Foreign Voices in the House
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Midwest
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Boyer, J. Patrick
Dewey number
808.85
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Canada
  • Speeches, addresses, etc
  • Heads of state
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Foreign voices in the House: : century of addresses to Canada's Parliament by world leaders, J. Patrick Boyer, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11829021
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multicolored
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MWT11829021
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1 online resource
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  • online
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11829021
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Foreign voices in the House: : century of addresses to Canada's Parliament by world leaders, J. Patrick Boyer, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11829021
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11829021
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11829021
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11829021
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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