Canada at the Winter Olympics - new Champlain Society podcast

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Canadian History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Nationalism History / Studies

WITNESS TO YESTERDAY
The Champlain Society Podcast on Canadian History

*NEW*
Canada at the Winter Olympics

http://bit.ly/WTYoly

The Champlain Society goes to the Olympics! In this episode, Greg Marchildon interviews Bruce Kidd, noted sports historian and former Olympian, to discuss the history of the Winter Olympics and the phenomenal progress in Canada's performance at these events.  Bruce Kidd is the Principal of the University of Toronto Scarborough and the author of many books including "The Struggle for Canadian Sport", "Sports and Masculinity", "Tom Longboat" and "The Death of Hockey."

This podcast was produced by Sumeet Dhami in the Allan Slaight Radio Institute at Ryerson University.

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WITNESS TO YESTERDAY
The Champlain Society Podcast on Canadian History

Witness to Yesterday is a new series of podcasts aimed at furthering the Champlain Society's mission of deepening awareness of Canada’s documentary past and of the people who created it. The following are available FREE on the Champlain Society website at http://bit.ly/CS_WTY and at iTunes at http://bit.ly/WTYpod

Witness to Yesterday
http://bit.ly/WTYpod

The Telegram that launched Canada’s Involvement in the Suez Crisis
http://bit.ly/WTYsuez

La carrière fulgurante d’Étienne Brûlé
http://bit.ly/WTYbrule

The Hundred Days Campaign in the First World War
http://bit.ly/WTB100d

The Diary of Lucy Everett Morrison
http://bit.ly/WTYlucy

The Conscription Crisis, 1917
http://bit.ly/WTYconcr

La crise de la conscription, 1917
http://bit.ly/WTYconscr

John A Macdonald and “the crisis” of 1885
http://bit.ly/WTYjohnA

Henri Bourassa and Confederation
http://bit.ly/WTYhbcon

La Confédération et Henri Bourassa
http://bit.ly/WTYhenri

Canada's Khaki Election of December, 1917
http://bit.ly/WTYkhak

Beaverbrook: A Canadian in the David Lloyd George Cabinet, February 1918
http://bit.ly/WTYbea

The Strange Birth of the NHL in December 1917
http://bit.ly/WTYnhl

Canada at the Winter Olympics
http://bit.ly/WTYoly

The Champlain Society
www.champlainsociety.ca