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Section title: Ukrainians
Introduction | History | Daily Life | Culture | References


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Balan, Jars. Salt and Braided Bread: Ukrainian Life in Canada. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1984.

Czumer, William A. Recollections about the Life of the First Ukrainian Settlers in Canada. Edmonton: Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies Press, 1981.

Kaye, Vladimir. Early Ukrainian Settlements in Canada, 1895-1900. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1964.

Kordan, Bohdan, and Lubomyr Luciuk. Creating a Landscape: A Geography of Ukrainians in Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1989.

Lupul, Manoly, ed. A Heritage in Transition. Essays in the History of Ukrainians in Canada. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1982.

Martynowych, Orest. Ukrainians in Canada: The Formative Period, 1891-1924. Edmonton: Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies Press, 1991.

Piniuta, Harry. Land of Pain, Land of Promise: First Person Accounts by Ukrainian Pioneers, 1891-1914. Saskatoon: Western Producer Prairie Books, 1978.

Robertson, Heather. Salt of the Earth. Toronto: James Lorimer, 1974.

Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk, and Michael Martchenko. Silver Threads. Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2004.


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