Age of Mackenzie King : The Rise of the Leader. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FERNS, H.S., and B. OSTRY.

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FERNS, H.S., and B. OSTRY. The Age of Mackenzie King : The Rise of the Leader. London : William Heinemann, Ltd. / Toronto : British Book Service (Canada) Limited, (1955). First Edition. Pp [i]-xii,(2),1-356,(2), frontispiece + 8 pp plates. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed red. “The main purpose of the book is to discover how and why Canada's most successful politician became Leader of the Liberal Party during this critical period in Canadian history.” (from the dj). Contents : 1. "... Homeand Native Land ...” (1874-1896). 2. Germinal (1896-1900). 3. The Sorcerer 's Apprenticeship (1900-1904). 4. What Colour is "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity"? (1905-1909). 5. Working on the Railroad Workers (1909-1911). 6. For Hire (1911-1914). 7. The Liberal Way (1914-1916). 8. La Poudre aux Yeux (1917). 9. "Industry and Humanity" (1918). 10. The Powerful and the Glory. 11.Conclusion. Very good in chipped, but unclipped, dustjacket (large piece m issing from rear panel). 22.00

Title: Age of Mackenzie King : The Rise of the Leader. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: FERNS, H.S., and B. OSTRY.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: William Heinemann, Ltd. / British Book Service (Canada) Limited, London / Toronto , 1955,:

Seller ID: 98412

Keywords: CANADA POLITICS BIOGRAPHY BIOGRAPHIES POLITICAL HISTORY PRIME MINISTER MINISTERS CANADIAN LIBERALS,