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This book unmasks one of the greatest human interest stories in Canadian history: the emigration of tens of thousands of children from Britain, from the late 1800s to the early 1900s, to become home children in Canada. Gail is the author of Country Churches, Literary Sketches, and Katherine Wallis. They were known as the 'home children, ' and they were lonely and frightened youngsters to whom a new life in Canada meant only hardship and abuse. This compelling book tells the story of this controversial practice, from the accounts of those involved and the authentic records of the time. In-library use only - Now available at all locations! In the early years after Confederation in Canada, the rising nation needed workers that could take advantage of the abundant resources. Thousands of others were dispatched to Australia as well as to New Zealand, South Africa and Rhodesia up to and even after the Second World War.

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Nation Builders Barnardo Children in Canada

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Ranging from five- and six-year olds to teenagers, all were thrust into an alien world from which there was little chance of return. Readers interested in bulk purchases are invited to contact us directly to enquire about our tailored bulk rates. Generally, Trieste books are purchased singly - on demand, however they may also be purchased in bulk. Both beginners and expert researchers can access census, vital, court, church and immigration records, in addition to historical maps and local histories. Nathan Hodge is a Washington, D. Includes: The Golden Bridge The Little Immigrants Mary Janeway Nation Builders Whatever Happened to Mary Janeway? Today Barnardo Children and their descendants are legion, and they are counted among Canada's greatest nation builders.

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These young migrants came from charitable organizations or children's homes, and were sent to find a better life as agricultural workers and servants, mechanics and skilled artisans. This process ensures that the reader of one of Trieste Publishing's titles receives a volume that faithfully reproduces the original, and to the maximum degree possible, gives them the experience of owning the original work. In the early years after Confederation in Canada, the rising nation needed workers that could take advantage of the abundant resources. Combining recent history and firsthand reporting, Armed Humanitarians traces how the concepts of nation-building came into vogue, and how, evangelized through think tanks, government seminars, and the press, this new doctrine took root inside the Pentagon and the State Department. The many thousands of books in our collection have been sourced from libraries and private collections around the world.

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He has reported from Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Russia, and a number of other countries in the Middle East and former Soviet Union. This is a new edition, produced following the popularity of the original publication in 1997. Our staff has thoroughly reviewed every page of all the books in the collection, repairing, or if necessary, rejecting titles that are not of the highest quality. He is the author, with Sharon Weinberger, of A Nuclear Family Vacation, and his work has appeared in Slate, the Financial Times, Foreign Policy, and many other newspapers and magazines. Bush declared victory in Iraq. This bundle of titles tells the entire story from many angles and in its many facets, from historical recounting, to genealogical information, to the personal story one such child, Mary Janeway.

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Home Children

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Gail Helena Corbett was born in Peterborough, Ontario and is a graduate of Queen's University. But while we won the war, we catastrophically lost the peace. Until the time of the Depression, 100,000 impoverished children from the British Isles were sent overseas by well-meaning philanthropists to solve the colony's farm-labour shortage. She is a teacher, has published in various periodicals, and is the editor of Famous Canadian Artists and the highly successful anthology, Portraits. Dating back to 1874, the pages are fully searchable by name, keyword and date, making it easy for you to quickly explore historical content, research your family history, or simply read about a person or event of interest.

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Nation Builders Barnardo Children in Canada

nation builders corbett gail h

This is a new edition, produced following the popularity of the original publication in 1997. This bundle of titles tells the entire story from many angles and in its many facets, from historical recounting, to genealogical information, to the personal story one such child, Mary Janeway. It is highly unlikely that this would occur with one of our books. This book unmasks one of the greatest human interest stories in Canadian history: the emigration of tens of thousands of children from Britain, from the late 1800s to the early 1900s, to become home children in Canada. Through first-hand accounts and archived materials, Corbett sensitively and accurately records the pilgrimage of the children who, against great odds, proved that Canada was the promised land. Filled with photographs and quotes. Our aim is to provide readers with the highest quality reproductions of fiction and non-fiction literature that has stood the test of time.

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Most importantly, it describes the experiences of the children themselves. Books from that period are often spoiled by imperfections that did not exist in the original. Our readers see the books the same way that their first readers did decades or a hundred or more years ago. This is a new edition, produced following the popularity of the original publication in 1997. The spine may show signs of wear. It considers the roles that different organizations including the Childrens Society, National Childrens Home and the Catholic Nugent Society Care Homes played as well as the shipping lines that carried the children from Liverpool, Glasgow and other ports and the centers that received them overseas.

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nation builders corbett gail h

This bundle of titles tells the entire story from many angles and in its many facets, from historical recounting, to genealogical information, to the personal story one such child, Mary Janeway. Searching is available in 29 languages, including French, German, Spanish, Italian and more. The titles that Trieste Publishing has chosen to be part of the collection have been scanned to simulate the original. Above all, it celebrates those who welcomed the migrants and the children who managed, against all the odds, to adapt to their new lives. We pride ourselves on not only creating a pathway to an extensive reservoir of books of the finest quality, but also providing value to every one of our readers. Through first-hand accounts and archived materials, Corbett sensitively and accurately records the pilgrimage of the children who, against great odds, proved that Canada was the promised land.

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