Political Primers For the Rest of Us

Christina Leadlay
Published: Wednesday, 12/07/2005 12:00 am EST

The first week of electioneering is over, but with six more weeks ahead, there is plenty of time to reassess the Canadian political scene. Two new books, each focussed on the more left- and right-of-centre political parties, offer good background on the only two parties to have held the majority (or minority) of power in the House of Commons: the Liberals and Conservatives.

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