Now you know Canada 150 years of fascinating facts

DAISY Sound Recording
Published 2018
Item Details

Just in time for Canada's 150th birthday is this collection of the best in Canadian questions and answers, covering history, famous Canadians, sports, word origins, geography, and everything in between. In these pages, you'll learn the answers to questions like: Where did the word "Canuck" come from? How did an aristocratic French girl become a Canadian Robinson Crusoe? Why do Canadian engineers wear iron rings? What famous explorer played hockey in the Arctic? Who was the first Black woman elected to Canada's Parliament? What unlikely team beat Canada for the gold medal for hockey in the 1936 Winter Olympics? How did the Halifax Explosion occur? Bestseller. 2017.

DAISY edition.
Computer data (54 files : 78.0 MB).
Publisher, Date:
Toronto : CNIB, 2018.
1 DAISY disc (339 minutes) : sound ; 4 3/4 in.
digital Digital recording
DAISY formatted disc.
Access restricted to persons who are visually impaired or physically disabled and cannot use conventional print materials.
Read by Marnie Ferguson.
Audio and text.
Toronto : Dundurn, 2017. 206 pages : 9781459739420 (softcover)
Search and access by headings and pages.
DAISY 2.02 standard; MP3 compression at 32 kbps.
System requirements: IBM PC or compatible; double speed or faster CD-ROM drive; sound card and sound output device; DAISY playback software or DAISY talking book player. Also plays in CD-MP3 player or computer with MP3-capable software.
Studio original.
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