- Imprint: James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers
- Publication Date: 1 January 1978
- Copyright Year: 1978
- ISBN: 9780888622136
- Page Count: 168
- Dimensions: 6" x 9"
Out of print
The Montreal Years
by Wendell MacLeod, Stanley Ryerson, and Libbie Park
Soon after Bethune's 1928 return from the United States to Canada, Montreal fell into the grip of the Depression. His research soon showed a correlation between worsening economic conditions and an increase in the number of tuberculosis victims in the city. Like many other intellectuals and professionals, he was drawn towards the political left as he tried to understand the basis for the economic crisis. These experiences led him to Russia, to Spain and finally to China, each journey strengthening his growing political convictions.
The authors of Bethune: The Montreal Years were all involved with Norman Bethune and his work during this period. Each provides a unique personal portrait of Bethune, his friends and his work, and together they convey their great affection and respect for this distinguished Canadian
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