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People Of The Tundra - The Inuit
SKU : DVD-95
The Arctic is a brutal and severe environment. It is here that the Inuit have survived for thousands of years. PPR is available for those institutions who require it. PPR is not needed for classroom or instructional use. Grades 4 through Adult

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DVD Price: $92.50
People Of The Pacific
SKU : DVD-1110
These Native Nations had perhaps the richest of Aboriginal cultures in Canada. PPR is available for those institutions who require it. PPR is not needed for classroom or instructional use. Grades 4 through Adult

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DVD Price: $92.50
10 Days To D-Day
SKU : DVD-1263
This film unfolds day-by-day, revealing through the letters and diaries of ten people the momentous ten days that led to the Allied invasion of Europe on June 6, 1944. This excellent film also presents through the reconstruction of pivotal scenes, the narratives of ten individuals poised on the brink of the impending invasion - A Canadian infantryman, German soldier, spies, double agents, French resistance fighter, Allied commanders and a paratrooper - some of whom are alive today and have given remarkable and moving interviews. An excellent addition for any Remembrance Day ceremonies. PPR is available for those institutions who require it. PPR is not needed for classroom or instructional use. Grades 7 through Adult
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DVD Price: $92.50
The War Of 1812
SKU : DVD-144
Shot throughout Canada and the United States, the War of 1812 is vividly recalled. PPR is available for those institutions who require it. PPR is not needed for classroom or instructional use. Grades 6 through Adult

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DVD Price: $112.50
The Great Lakes
SKU : DVD-1514
The Great Lakes are the largest expanse of fresh water on earth. They are also the busiest water transportation route on the planet. No other continent has a waterway route into their manufacturing heartland. This film studies the past, present and future of this important geological formation. This educational video brings to viewers an incredible journey as we travel from the depths of Lake Superior to one of the largest underground salt mines in the world. An incredible journey. PPR is available for those institutions who require it. PPR is not needed for classroom or instructional use.
©2008 / 50 minutes
Grades 6 to Adult / Ages 11 to adult

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DVD Price: $119.50
The Trans-Canadian Railway
SKU : DVD-159
One of the most remarkable engineering projects in Canadian history was the building of the Trans-Canadian Railway. This program presents the story of the building of the CPR including the politics and the immigrant labourers who forged this road of steel across the wilderness of Canada. It includes dramatic footage of the amazing feat of conquering the towering Rockies and the struggles across the vast western plains. It includes interviews with historians who also discuss how the growth of our country is tied directly to the building of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Available in DVD format only. ©2000, Total Playing time 50 minutes. English language only. Approved For Educational Use. Grades 6 to University. Ages 11 to Adult.

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DVD Price: $102.50
Louis Riel
SKU : DVD-174

The story of the two Rebellions of the Canadian West are brought to life in this drama-documentary. The program includes speeches and written comments of many key historic figures of this time period including Riel, Prime Minister Macdonald, Gabriel Dumont, C.P.R. Officials and General Middleton among others. Visuals include archival images as well as contemporary paintings and sketches.

English Language Only / ©2004 / 40 minutes
/ Ages 10 to Adult / Designed for Grades 6 to University
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DVD Price: $112.50
The Opening Of The Canadian West
SKU : DVD-180
The history and growth of the Canadian West is reviewed from the days of the fur traders through to the start of the 21st century. Topics covered include Selkirk Settlements, Red River, Fur War, N.W.M.P., C.P.R., Riel Rebellions, Immigrations, World War One, Winnipeg General Strike, C.C.F., the 1920ís, 1930ís, On To Ottawa Trek, Farmer Movements, Womenís Movements, World War Two, Wheat Co-operatives, Oil Industry, Forestry, Ranching and more. PPR is available for those institutions who require it. PPR is not needed for classroom or instructional use. Grades 7 to Adult ©1993, 35 minutes

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DVD Price: $112.50
Canada In The 1920's
SKU : DVD-1922
The Great War was over and Canada like the rest of North America entered into the roaring twenties. This two part program views the decade in such areas as economic growth, the automobile and the changes it brought, fashion, music, politics, the prohibition movement and its fight to ban alcoholic beverages, rum running, the entry of women into the work force, the movement of Canadians from agriculture to urban centres and manufacturing, social changes and the crash of 1929. PPR is available for those institutions who require it. PPR is not needed for classroom or instructional use. Part 1: 19 Mins Part 2: 17 mins. Grades 7 to Adult

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DVD Price: $98.50
The Great Depression
SKU : DVD-1924
The Great Depression reached its strangle hold from one end of Canada to the other. This video recalls this historic period through a blend of interviews and historic footage. It was a period of labour unrest and violence, massive unemployment, droughts and dirt storms in the Prairies, labour camps, soup kitchens and ineffective politicians. Ten years later when Canada emerged from the lost years of the 1930ís, an entirely different nation had been moulded. PPR is available for those institutions who require it. PPR is not needed for classroom or instructional use.
©2004 / 16 minutes
Grades 7 to University / Ages 11 to Adult

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DVD Price: $79.50
Canada In The 1950's - Building The Future
SKU : DVD-1928
Three words describe the 1950ís in Canada: BOOM, GROWTH, and PROGRESS. For ten years the phenomenal growth rate surged and its effects were felt into the 21st century. Journey with us as we bring to life this fast paced decade. Includes commentaries by History Professors Ben Forster and Sid Noel of the University Of Western Ontario as they reflect on the events of the 1950ís and the changes the decade brought for Canadians. PPR is available for those institutions who require it. PPR is not needed for classroom or instructional use.
2 Parts. Total Playing time 50 minutes.
Grades 7 to Adult

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DVD Price: $139.50
Letters From The Front
SKU : DVD-255
This film follows the daily life of a Canadian Private in World War Two through the letters he wrote home and the photographs he took. PPR is available for those institutions who require it. PPR is not needed for classroom or instructional use. Grades 7 through Adult ©2001, 20 minutes

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DVD Price: $89.50
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