Category Archives: Book Review

New Book Review Now Available

Werner Plumpe, Alexander Nützenadel, and Catherine R. Schenk, Deutsche Bank: The Global Hausbank, 1870-2020, trans., Patricia C. Sutcliffe, Sally Hudson Dill, and Andrew Evans, London, Bloomsbury, 2020, xvi + 736pp., figures, tables, photographs, notes, glossary, primary sources and archives, bibliography, index. Cloth; ISBN: 9781472977328, US$40.00. Read the book review HERE.

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Jim Blanchard, Thinking Big: A History of the Winnipeg Business Community to the Second World War, Winnipeg, MB: Great Plains Publications, 2021. vi + 252pp., illustrations, endnotes. Paper; ISBN 9781773370590, $24.95. Read the book review HERE.

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Stephen R. Bown, The Company: The Rise and Fall of The Hudson’s Bay’s Empire, Toronto, ON: Doubleday Canada, 2020, ix + 486pp., illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. Cloth; ISBN 9780385694070, $37.00, Paper; ISBN 9780385694094, $24.95. Read the book review HERE.

New Book Review Now Available

Brian Gettler, Colonialism’s Currency: Money, State, and First Nations in Canada, 1820-1950, Montréal, PQ, Kingston, ON: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2020,  xvii + 301pp., figures, notes, bibliography, index. Cloth; ISBN 9780228001171, $120.00, Paper; ISBN 9780228001188, $37.95. Read the book review HERE. Note:  View a discussion of a talk with author Brian Gettler