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$29.95

The Leadership Contract

John Wiley & Sons | July 29, 2013 | 224 pages
Argues that an effective and trustworthy leadership culture is the key to success in business, and outlines four conditions that make a sucessful leader.  More Info

Distinction

Harvard University Press | October 24, 1984 | 613 pages
Examines differences in taste between modern French classes, discusses the relationship between culture and politics, and outlines the strategies of pretension  More Info
$27.95

Best of Enemies

SelfMadeHero | October 2, 2014 | 112 pages
TThe second volume of Jean-Pierre Filiu and David B.'s graphic novel history of US–Middle East relations begins in the 1950s with the Eisenhower Doctrine and ends with the Lebanese War of 1982. A perceptive and authoritative account of this turbulent historical period, Best of Enemies provides an... More Info
$32.95

The Black Atlantic

Harvard University Press | October 24, 1993 | 261 pages
There is, Paul Gilroy tells us, a culture that is not specifically African, American, Caribbean, or British, but all of these at once, a black Atlantic culture whose themes and techniques transcend ethnicity and nationality to produce something new and, until now, unremarked. Challenging the... More Info
$17.95

Burning Daylight

Arbeiter Ring Pub | September 1, 2014 | 120 pages
Musical theatre meets poetry in Burning Daylight, a poetry collection and song cycle drawing together the Yukon Gold Rush of the early 20th century and the Arctic iron ore mining mega-projects of the modern day. Through a feminist lens, it examines dislocation, isolation, family and frailty,... More Info
$29.95

The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy

Bond Street Books | October 21, 2014 | 352 pages
From the bestselling author of The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry and Perfect, a novella, a unique and separate love story alongside that of Harold Fry, about Queenie Hennessy, the remarkable friend who inspired Harold's incredible journey. When Queenie Hennessy is told she has days to live she... More Info
$21.95

Under the Ocean

Tate Gallery Publication | October 24, 2014 | 10 pages
Climb aboard the sailboat Oceano and get ready to depart on an expedition around the world! The scenery changes as we sail from busy port to icy Arctic, over stormy seas, and toward an idyllic sunset. This book's gorgeous palette and lyrical prose make an appealing package, though it's what lies... More Info

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Four years after his #1 bestseller The Big Short, Michael Lewis returns to Wall Street to report on a...

Events

2014 29 Oct
8:30am - 5:30pm

ARAR +10 National Security and Human Rights a Decade Later

When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014

2014 29 Oct
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Ottawa Food: A Hungry Capital Book Launch At West End Well, Nourishment for a Change

During the past 20 years the food scene in Ottawa has changed from a landscape of pub grub-driven dining to a vibrant environment for trendy eateries and forward-thinking chefs.

2014 01 Nov
4:00pm - 6:00pm

Clearing the Plains Book Launch, James Daschuk in Conversation with Rick Harp

Taking advantage of James Daschuk coming to Ottawa to receive Sir John A.

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