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The Charles Taylor prize shortlist

Robert Wiersema looks at a book which have made the short list for one of the big non-fiction prizes in Canada.

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Charlotte Gray (Ottawa, Ontario) The Massey Murder: A Maid, Her Master, and the Trial That Shocked a Country(HarperCollins)

Thomas King (Guelph, Ontario) The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America (Doubleday Canada)

J.B. MacKinnon (Vancouver, BC) The Once and Future World: Nature As It Was, As It Is, As It Could Be(Random House Canada)

Graeme Smith (Afghanistan) The Dogs Are Eating Them Now: Our War in Afghanistan(Alfred A. Knopf Canada)

David Stouck (Vancouver, BC) Arthur Erickson: An Architect's Life (Douglas & McIntyre).

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