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Books About Hamilton

Here's a short list of books about Hamilton.

By Trey Shaughnessy
Published March 14, 2005

The Hamilton Centennial 1846 - 1946: One Hundred Years Of Progress

Edited by Alexander H. Wingfield
Published by The Hamilton Centennial Committee, 1946

The Hamilton Centennial 1846 - 1946: one hundred years of progress
The Hamilton Centennial 1846 - 1946: one hundred years of progress

Pardon My Lunch Bucket

By David Proulx
Design and production by Joe Urban
Published by The City of Hamilton to mark the 125th anniversary of the incorporated city. 1971

 Pardon my lunch bucket
Pardon my lunch bucket

Hamilton It's Happening: Hamilton's 150th Birthday

By Sherry Sleighthome
Published by Brash Publishing Inc. Hamilton, 1996

Hamilton It's Happening: Hamilton's 150th Birthday
Hamilton It's Happening: Hamilton's 150th Birthday

Hamilton: A People's History

By Bill Freeman
Published by James Lorimar & Company, 2001

 Hamilton: A People's History
Hamilton: A People's History

The Elements Combined: A History Of The Steel Company Of Canada

By William Kilbourn
Published by Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1960

 The Elements Combined: A history of The Steel Company of Canada
The Elements Combined: A history of The Steel Company of Canada

Trey lives in Williamsville NY via Hamilton. He is a Marketing Manager for Tourism and Destination Marketing in the Buffalo-Niagara Metro.

His essays have appeared in The Energy Bulletin, Post Carbon Institute, Peak Oil Survival, and Tree Hugger.

And can't wait for the day he stops hearing "on facebook".

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By hgreenwood (registered) | Posted December 14, 2006 at 23:53:27

Please provide me with information on cost and where I can purchase Bill Freeman's book A Peoples History.

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By Ryan (registered) - website | Posted December 15, 2006 at 08:50:01

Hi hgreenwood,

Hamilton: A People's History is in print (it's published by Lorimer). I'm sure if you ask at your local independent bookstore, they can order you a copy.

You can also order it from amazon.ca for $16.47:

http://www.amazon.ca/Hamilton-Peoples-Hi...

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