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New Book Review Added

Scott P. Stephen, Master and Servants: The Hudson’s Bay Company and its North American Workforce, 1668-1786.  Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2019,  xxxix + 407pp., illustrations, maps, plans, notes, bibliography, index.  Paper: ISBN 978-1-77212-337-1, $44.99, EPUB: ISBN 1-77212-497-2, $44.99, Kindle; ISBN 978-1-77212-498-9, $44.99, PDF: ISBN 978-1-77212-499-6, $44.99. Read the book

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Norman B. Keevil, Never Rest on Your Ores: Building A Mining Company, One Stone at a Time. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2017.  xix + 496pp., photographs, maps, figures, bibliography, index. Cloth; ISBN 9780773551558, $39.95. Read the book review HERE.

New Book Released by CBHA/ACHA Member Virginia Torrie

CBHA/ACHA member Professor Virginia Torrie is pleased to announce that her newest book is now available. Reinventing Bankruptcy Law: A History of the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (University of Toronto Press) explodes conventional wisdom about the history of the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act and in its place offers the first historical account of

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Jason Russell, Making Managers in Canada, 1945-1995: Companies, Colleges, and Universities. New York and London: Routledge, 2018.  vii + 248pp., figures, notes, bibliography, index. Cloth; ISBN:  9781138691315, Cdn $140.00. Read the book review HERE.

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Michael Stamm, Dead Tree Media: Manufacturing the Newspaper in Twentieth-Century North America. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press 2018.  xv + 353pp., illustrations, notes, index. Cloth; ISBN: 9781421426051, US$ 49.95. Read the book review HERE.

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Mike Mason, Turbulent Empires: A History of Global Capitalism since 1945. Montreal, PQ, Kingston, ON: McGill-Queen’s University Press, April 2018. xiii + 329 pp., tables, notes, bibliography, index. Cloth; ISBN 978-0-7735-5321-7, Cdn $39.95. Read the book review HERE.

Welcome Three New Members to CBHA/ACHA Board of Directors

At the Fourth Annual General Meeting, members voted in three new members to the CBHA/ACHA Board of Directors: Tabitha Fritz is the Director of Cannabis Education at mīhī, a Canadian cannabis retailer located in Ontario. She’s the co-founder of several cannabis companies, including The Green Tent, a women-led organization dedicated

Canadian Business History Association AGM Now Available on YouTube

The proceedings of the CBHA/ACHA Annual General Meeting held on January 23rd at The Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto are now available on the CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel. The meeting includes the President’s message from Professor Joe Martin, the presentation of financial reports, and a membership report from Professor

Presentation by Author Charlotte Gray Now on CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel

The presentation by author Charlotte Gray at the CBHA/ACHA Annual General Meeting is now available for viewing on the organization’s YouTube Channel. Charlotte presents on her book Murdered Midas: A Millionaire, His Gold Mine, and a Strange Death on an Island Paradise. This extensively researched book is the fascinating story

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