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London Council for Adult Education

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Works: 57 works in 116 publications in 1 language and 815 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
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Most widely held works about London Council for Adult Education
 
Most widely held works by London Council for Adult Education
Billy Bishop by Jeff Richards( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Bishop was Canada's best fighter pilot in World War I. He shot down 72 enemy planes and received many medals, including the Victoria Cross
Thomas D'Arcy McGee : a father of Confederation by Jeff Richards( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McGee moved from Ireland to Canada in 1857. He became a Member of Parliament and supported Confederation. He was murdered in 1868 because of his opposition to the Fenians. Grade I braille. (Operation literacy series II ; reading level C)
Pauline : the Indian poet by Lorraine Devorski( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Pauline Johnson. One in a series of adult literacy booklets. Grade 4-5 reading level. Includes wordlist
Tom Thomson : the man and his legend by Lorraine Devorski( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomson was a member of the Group of Seven, prominent Canadian artists. Grade I braille. (Operation literacy series II ; reading level C)
The story of Nellie McClung by Anne Monaghan( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1900s, Nellie McClung fought for women's rights, especially the right to vote. She was elected to the Provincial Government of Alberta in 1921 and served for 5 years. Grade I braille. (Operation literacy series ; reading level C)
Under a coat of ice by Lorraine Devorski( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Initiated and sponsored by the London Council for Adult Education, London, Ontario. Inuit poetry as a reader for new literates
Karen Kain : born to dance by Anne Monaghan( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After seeing a performance of "Giselle", Karen Kain decided to be a ballerina. She began to study ballet at the age of 9 and became a principal dancer of the National Ballet of Canada. Grade I braille. (Operation literacy series ; reading level B)
Operation literacy series. Teaching guide( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading level: M [purple]
Where the west winds blow : the Ukrainian-Canadians in Canada by Lorraine Devorski( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prose and poetry tell of the experiences of Ukrainians settling in western Canada. Grade I braille. (Operation literacy series II ; reading level C)
Riel of the free people by Kate Carman( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the Metis who led two Northwest rebellions against the new Dominion and was condemned as a traitor
The Kildonan Settlement : the first farmers in Manitoba by Jeff Richards( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first settlers in Manitoba struggled against the opposition of the fur traders and Metis
The Acadians by Jeff Richards( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the first settlers in Nova Scotia and their struggle against the French and British governments
Laura Secord by Carolyn Barnes( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laura Secord carried information to the British troops during the war of 1812. Grades 1 Braille. 1981. (Operation literacy series ; reading level C)
The Halifax explosion by Kate Carman( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

IN 1917, AN EXPLOSION IN THE HALIFAX HARBOUR DESTROYED HALF THE CITY. GRADE I BRAILLE. (OPERATION LITERACY SERIES ; READING LEVEL D)
Emily Carr : the different Victorian by Anne Monaghan( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the famous Canadian artist who was best-known for her landscapes of British Columbia. Grade I braille. c1981. (Operation literacy series ; reading level C)
Timothy Eaton by Carolyn Barnes( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the Irish immigrant who turned a small dry goods store into a retail empire. Grade I braille. (Operation literacy series ; reading level C)
No help for it by Anne Monaghan( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the internment of Japanese-Canadians during World War II. Grade I braille. (Operation literacy series ; reading level D)
The Klondike gold rush by Carolyn Barnes( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet describing the Klondike gold rush, suitable for poor readers
The Donnellys by Anne Monaghan( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Black Donnelly feud which led to the murder of the entire Donnelly family in 1880. Grade I braille. 1998. (Operation literacy series ; reading level D)
The nightmare game by Anne Monaghan( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the kidnapping of James Cross by the FLQ in 1970 and the administration of the War Measures Act. Grade I braille. (Operation literacy series ; reading level D)
 
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