GATINEAU, QC, May 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada and publisher Fitzhenry & Whiteside invite you to the launch of Speeches That Changed Canada, the latest book by author and former Member of Parliament Dennis Gruending.
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Library and Archives Canada
Pellan Room, 2nd Floor
395 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario
Mr. Gruending will be available for interviews.
ABOUT SPEECHES THAT CHANGED CANADA
In the book, Gruending has chosen dramatic speeches from 11 of Canada's finest political orators beginning with John A. Macdonald arguing Confederation into being in 1865 and ending with Chief Joseph Gosnell's powerful address in favour of the Nisga'a Treaty in 1998. The book also contains speeches by Louis Riel, Sir Wilfrid Laurier, Nellie McClung, Arthur Meighen, Agnes Macphail, R.B. Bennett, Tommy Douglas, Lester Pearson, and Pierre Trudeau.
SOURCE Library and Archives Canada
For further information: To confirm their presence and make interview arrangements, the media should contact: Dino Roberge, Media Relations, Library and Archives Canada, 819-994-4589, [email protected]