This is an annually updated presentation of Canada past and present. It is broken down into sections dealing with Canadaas culture, geography, people, history (from New France to the constitutional debates in the late 20th century), political system (including the constitution, monarchy, executive, parliament, legal and court system, federalism and the provinces, provincial governments, parties and elections), defense, economy, future and bibliography.Even many normally modest Canadians were taken aback by their own public outpouring of pride in their athletes, who won the most gold medals any country had ever won in any Winter Olympic Gamesafourteen. ... At age 16 or 17 they often move away from home and are billeted with families paid by the clubs. ... One would not have known that in 2004 when the NHLa#39;s Todd Bertuzzi brutally attacked Steve Moore from behind and broke his neck in an internationally televised game.
|Author||:||Wayne C. Thompson|
|Publisher||:||Stryker Post - 2012-08-10|