Books Received

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Brightman, Robert A. Traditional Narratives of the Rock Cree Indians. Regina: University of Regina Press, 2007. 185 pp. $29.95 paper.

Cahill, Barry, Laurence DeWolfe, Murray Alary, Elizabeth A. Chard, and Lois York. The Blue Banner: The Presbyterian Church of Saint David and Presbyterian Witness in Halifax. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2008. 324 pp. $39.95 cloth.

Carment, David, and David Bercuson, eds. The World in Canada: Diaspora, Demography, and Domestic Politics. Toronto: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2008. 256 pp. $85.00 cloth, $29.95 paper.

Carriere, Marie, and Catherine Khordoc, eds. Migrance comparee: Les litteratures du Canada et du Quebec. New York: Peter Lang Publishing, 2008. 358 pp. $74.95 cloth.

Charron, Mark, Seymour Mayne, and Christiane Melancon, eds. Pluriel: An Anthology of Diverse Voices. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 2008. 284 pp. $32.00 paper.

Clarke, Juanne Nancarrow. Health, Illness, and Medicine in Canada, 5th ed. Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press (Canada), 2008. 446 pp. $29.99 paper.

Clemens, Jason, ed. The Impact and Cost of Taxation in Canada: The Case for Flat Tax Reform. Vancouver: The Fraser Institute, 2008. 190 pp. $19.95 paper.

Dummitt, Christopher. The Manly Modern: Masculinity in Postwar Canada. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2008. 232 pp. $85.00 cloth, $32.95 paper.

Fee, Margery, and Janice McAlpine. Guide to Canadian English Usage, 2nd ed. Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press (Canada), 2008. 658 pp. $29.95 paper.

Friskney, Janet B. New Canadian Library: The Ross-McClelland Years, 1952-1978. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2007. 284 pp. $45.00 cloth.

Genetsch, Martin. The Texture of Identity: The Fiction of MG Vassanji, Neil Bissoondath, and Rohinton Mistry. Toronto: Tsar Publications, 2008. 242 pp. $25.95 paper.

Grenier, John. The Far Reaches of Empire: War in Nova. Scotia, 1710-1760. Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 2008. 270 pp. $34.95 cloth.

Herbert. Chantal. French Kiss: Stephen Harper's Blind Date with Quebec. Toronto: Knopf Canada, 2007. 288 pp. $32.95 paper.

Imbert, Patrick, ed. Le Canada et la societe des savoirs. Ottawa: University Research Chair: "Canada: Social and Cultural Challenges in a Knowledge-Based Society," 2007. 180 pp.

Irvine, Dean. Editing Modernity: Women and Little-Magazine Cultures in Canada. 1916-1956. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2008. 345 pp. $55.00 cloth.

Lackenbauer, P. Whitney, and Chris M. V. Madsen, eds. Kurt Meyer on Trial: A. Documentary Record. Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2007. 697 pp.

Loucky, James, Donald K. Alper, and J.C. Day, eds. Transboundary Policy Challenges in the Pacific Border Regions of North America. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2008. 240 pp. $34.95 paper.

Lynch, Gerald, Shoshannah Ganz, and Josephene T. M. Kealey, eds. The Ivory Thought: Essays on Al Purdy. …