A History of Canadian Literature (Paperback)

By W. H. New

New Amsterdam Books, 9781561310401, 368pp.

Publication Date: April 21, 1998

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New...has written an untraditional book, for it approaches Canadian literature in a novel fashion, includes a whole new aspect of the national written record, places books in a supplementary chronological table...that relates them to international social and cultural events and movements, and assumes both the general reader and the scholar as its user.-Choice.

About the Author

W. H. New is the editor of the critical quarterly Canadian Literature and the author of Articulating West and Dreams of Speech and Violence.