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Generously illustrated with maps, diagrams, paintings and modern colour photographs, Adventurers vividly recreates the saga of the company whose history is the history of Canada.
- Cover (pdf)
- The Adventurer 1660-1720 (pdf)
- The Long Struggle with Montreal 1713-1821 (pdf)
- Give Us Good Measure 1821-1870 (pdf)
- Becoming a Business 1870 and Beyond (pdf)
Teacher's Guide to Adventurers
Written by a teacher for teachers, this Guide will help your get the most out of Adventurers. Download all three files for a complete copy of the Guide, or choose Text, or Activity Worksheets only as required.
- Teacher's Guide: Cover, Front and Back Matter
- Teacher's Guide: Text Only
- Teacher's Guide: Activity Worksheets Only
Tales from the Bay
Drama! Adventure! Tragedy! Discover amazing tales in this comic book that you'll want to read over again!
- The Transit of William Wales
- The Birchbark Emperor
Teacher's Guide to Tales from the Bay
Written by a teacher for teachers, this Guide will help you get the most out of Tales from The Bay.
Lords & Proprietors
Intended for older readers, this book features an updated text of the Hudson's Bay Company Royal Charter. Annotations call out the Charter's provisions, explaining its significance as the incorporation document of the Company. Timely issues such as corporate governance, reporting and shareholder rights can be seen in their historical context.