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  • Cross Canada Adventures

    by Ralph Martin ...
    Wondering what to do cooped up with covid? Hey here's a book for armchair travellers!Have you ever wished you could take a road trip across Canada? Come along with the author on two different trips.As a 17 year old hitchhiker, travel solo coast to coast in 1970.And also journey along in old cantakerous campervan 4 decades later.This irreverent continent-wide commentary starts on the west coast. ... Read more

    $1.00 CAD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Underground Railroad

    The long journey to freedom in Canada

    by L.D. Cross ...
    series Amazing Stories
    Slavery existed throughout the western Hemisphere, but after its abolition in the British empire it persisted for decades in much of the U.S. Even in states where slavery was illegal, slaves were subject to capture and return to their owners. The only sure escape was to cross the border into Canada.The Underground Railway was an informal network of secret routes and safe houses, an organized ... Read more

    $7.99 CAD

  • Treasure Under the Tundra

    Canada’s Arctic Diamonds

    by L. D. Cross ...
    series Amazing Stories
    It is said that the sparkle from Canadian diamonds mimics the awesome and seductive radiance of the northern lights. Yet until 1991, no one thought diamonds could even be found in Canada—no one except geologists Chuck Fipke and Stu Blusson, who uncovered diamond-rich kimberlite in the Barrens at Point Lake in the Northwest Territories. Their spectacular discovery caused great excitement in ... Read more

    $7.19 CAD

  • Taxation of Americans in Canada

    Are you at risk?

    series Cross-Border Series
    Living in Canada is a privilege that many Americans enjoy. One of the benefits of living up north is not paying as much in taxes -- or is it? Legally, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) can collect taxes on US citizens no matter where they permanently reside. Even dual citizens or those who have lived in Canada for many years are subject to some IRS rules, some CRA rules, and the Canada-US Tax ... Read more

    $10.69 CAD

  • The Maple Leaf and the White Cross

    A History of St. John Ambulance and the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem in Canada

    As a foundation of the Order of St. John, St. John Ambulance has been providing first aid training programs in Canada for the past 125 years. From the sweatshops of the Victorian era and military hospitals of the First World War to a modern-day volunteer organization devoted to the service of humanity, this history recounts the remarkable story of the Order’s contribution to our country and those ... Read more

    $9.89 CAD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Transfer Pricing in Canada and the United States

    Determine the fair market value of cross-border transactions for business

    series Cross-Border Series
    In this day and age, international expansion or simply conducting commercial dealings across borders, without too many hassles, is a taxing proposal. Without a strong understanding of the laws ruling international taxes, peace of mind is, at best, elusive. This book focuses on the rules of transfer pricing within the international tax regime, as they stand in Canada and the United States. ... Read more

    $7.19 CAD

  • Cross-Media Ownership and Democratic Practice in Canada

    Content-Sharing and the Impact of New Media

    This is the first in-depth analysis of major French- and English-Canadian news companies to show the impact of cross-media ownership on the diversity of new content. Surprisingly, the study lays to rest fears over content convergence of newspaper and television network ownership by Canadian media giants Canwest Global, CTVglobemedia, and Quebecor. Content-sharing between newspaper and television ... Read more

    $22.39 CAD

  • A Year in the Life of a Cross Border Commuter: Poetry, Humor and Photography Created in Canada and the United States

    by Shawn Lacey ...
    To be clear, this book won't make you wealthy or help you lose weight.  This author is widely acclaimed not at all as this is his first book.This is a collection of nearly 60 poems written during his travels for business and pleasure in both countries.  The book is arranged as 12 chapters corresponding to the months of the year with humorous content beginning and ending each chapter.  The author ... Read more

    $6.95 CAD

  • Reciprocal Learning for Cross-Cultural Mathematics Education

    A Partnership Project Between Canada and China

    series Intercultural Reciprocal Learning in Chinese and Western Education
    This edited volume examines new ways of teaching mathematics through a cross-cultural reciprocal learning project between sister schools in Canada and China. Situating teacher learning in the intersection of the two different school systems, curriculums, and cultures of mathematics learning and teaching in both nations, this volume offers teachers a unique and much-needed perspective on how ... Read more

    $118.39 CAD

  • The Traffic in Babies

    Cross-Border Adoption and Baby-Selling between the United States and Canada, 1930-1972

    by Karen Balcom ...
    series Studies in Gender and History
    Between 1930 and the mid-1970s, several thousand Canadian-born children were adopted by families in the United States. At times, adopting across the border was a strategy used to deliberately avoid professional oversight and take advantage of varying levels of regulation across states and provinces. The Traffic in Babies traces the efforts of Canadian and American child welfare leaders—with ... Read more

    $32.79 CAD

  • Cross-Cultural Design

    8th International Conference, CCD 2016, Held as Part of HCI International 2016, Toronto, ON, Canada, July 17-22, 2016, Proceedings

    series Lecture Notes in Computer Science #9741
    This book constitutes the proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Cross-Cultural Design, CCD 2016, held as part of the 18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2016, held in Toronto, ON, Canada, in July 2016 and received a total of 4354 submissions, of which 1287 papers and 186 poster papers were accepted for publication after a careful reviewing process. These ... Read more

    $118.39 CAD

  • Cross-Cultural Design

    9th International Conference, CCD 2017, Held as Part of HCI International 2017, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 9-14, 2017, Proceedings

    series Lecture Notes in Computer Science #10281
    This book constitutes the proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Cross-Cultural Design, CCD 2017, held as part of the 19th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2017, held in Vancouver, Canada, in July 2017. HCII 2017 received a total of 4340 submissions, of which 1228 papers were accepted for publication after a careful reviewing process. The papers thoroughly ... Read more

    $106.59 CAD