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Hired Hands

Labour and the Development of Prairie Agriculture, 1880-1930

In this first full-length study of labour in Canadian prairie agriculture during the period of settlement and expansion, Cecilia Danysk examines the changing work and the growing rural community of the West through the eyes of the workers themselves.

Author Information


Cecilia Danysk is assistant professor of history at Dalhousie University

Audience: College/higher education;Professional and scholarly;