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Working Class History
 
 
Students of working class history should be interested in these two non-fiction books about Hull, Quebec. One book deals with the history of the working class in Hull, a well-known working class commmunity near Ottawa, Canada's capital. It's entitled Working Class Culture. The book is accompanied by useful maps and pages from the 1872 directory of Hull residents and their occupations. A second book, The Red Patch, deals with the WWII repression of Canadian communists, 89 of whom were interned in the prison in Hull.
 
Working Class Culture
and the development of Hull, Quebec, 1800-1929
Book , Maps , Directory
 
Red Patch
Political imprisonment in Hull, Quebec during World War II
Book
 
 
Michael Martin
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