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CBC-TV News in review Mar.'94
Kit
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Baghdad twist
DVD
2008
1 available of 1 items

Kanada —Wiseman, Eva, 1947-
Book
2006
8 available of 8 items

Jutka, a young Hungarian girl, is sent to Auschwitz during WWII and then to a refugee camp after the war is over. All the while, Jutka dreams of having a life in Canada.

Breaking the ocean : race, rebellion, and reconciliation —Dashtgard, Annahid, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 7 items

"Annahid Dashtgard was born into a supportive, mixed-race, middle-class family in 1970s Iran. Then came the 1979 Islamic Revolution, which ushered in a powerful and orthodox religious regime. Her family was forced to fle...

Call me Aram —Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk.
Book
2009
2 available of 3 items

A group of refugee orphans escape the Armenian genocide in Turkey and are sent to a farm in Georgetown, Ontario, where they must adjust to the unfamiliar habits and customs of their Canadian sponsors.

Stolen child —Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk.
Book
2009
34 available of 37 items

Nadia arrives in Canada after the end of World War II, from the displaced person's camp where she has spent the last five years. But troubling memories and dreams begin to haunt her. Who is she really? She sees image...

Refuge —Vingoe, Mary, 1955- author.
Book
2015
2 available of 2 items

Refuge cove —Choyce, Lesley, 1951-
Book
2002
13 available of 13 items

When Greg discovers a family of refugees in a lifeboat off the rugged coast of Newfoundland, he risks everything to help them.

Night of power —Ali, Anar, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 8 items

A portrait of a Muslim family--from the heady days in Uganda to hard times in a new country, and the tragic accident that forces them to confront the ghosts of the past. It's 1998. And Mansoor Visram has lived in Canada ...

Teenage refugees from Rwanda speak out
Book
1997
1 available of 1 items

Teenagers from Rwanda, both Hutu and Tutsi, describe the conditions in their war-torn country that led them to seek safety and new lives in the United States and Canada.

The boat people —Bala, Sharon, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2018
2 available of 2 items

When a rusty cargo ship carrying Mahindan and five hundred fellow refugees from Sri Lanka's bloody civil war reaches Vancouver's shores, the young father thinks he and his six-year-old son can finally start a new life. I...

CBC-TV News in review Dec.'97.
Kit
1 available of 1 items

Fire walkers : memoir —Gebreyohannes, Bethlehem Terrefe, author.
Book
2016
1 available of 1 items

"Fire Walkers is about the perilous journey of Beth, a fourteen-year old girl, who fled her native land with her family. Beth grew up in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where she lived happily until a military dictatorship took p...

My parents ; This does not belong to you —Hemon, Aleksandar, 1964- author.
Book
2019
5 available of 7 items

"The story of Aleksandar Hemon's parents' immigration from Sarajevo to Canada and a book of short memories of the author's family, friends, and childhood in Sarajevo. In My Parents, Aleksandar Hemon tells the story of hi...

Welcome to Canada
Streaming Video
2012

A feature drama based on an actual incident in 1986, Welcome to Canada chronicles the illegal landing of a boatload of Southeast Asians on Canada's east coast. Rescued from certain death at sea by a group of fishermen, t...

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