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Made in Canada [SIGNED]

Gillespie, Alastair W.;Sage, Irene

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ISBN 10: 1896941591 / ISBN 13: 9781896941592
Editorial: Robin Brass Studio, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2010
Condición: Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: Bag End Books (MISSISSAUGA, ON, Canada)

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A fine copy in yellow boards with black lettering on spine and cover in a fine, unclipped dust jacket showing a price of $34.95. INSCRIBED BY ALASTAIR GILLESPIE ON THE TITLE PAGE. This is a first edition, first printing. It is a tight, clean copy with no markings of any kind. N° de ref. de la librería 000018

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Título: Made in Canada [SIGNED]

Editorial: Robin Brass Studio, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Año de publicación: 2010

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Fine

Ejemplar firmado: Inscribed by Author(s)

Edición: 1st Edition

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Born in Victoria, British Columbia, Alastair Gillespie served in the Canadian navy in World War II, surviving a hair-raising upside-down landing in a Corsair fighter. After studies as a Rhodes scholar at Oxford, he went on to a successful career in business before going into politics and becoming one of the most influential cabinet ministers to serve under Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau. He was one of many who worried that increasing foreign ownership of Canadian businesses threatened Canadian independence, and there were serious economic and political repercussions from the efforts of OPEC to force the price of energy upwards. Gillespie was in the thick of these affairs and he defends vigorously the policies of the time that sought to deal with them.

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After a successful career in business Alastair Gillespie went into politics, was swept into office on the wave of Trudeaumania in 1968 and occupied three cabinet posts in the governments of Pierre Trudeau. He mounts a vigorous defense of Trudeau-era policies on the increasing foreign ownership of Canadian businesses which threatened Canadian independence and on control of Canada's energy resources.

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