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History of Asbestos in Canada

An hour about asbestos, the substance that was once one of Canada’s major resources until it was found to be dangerous to the people who pulled it out of the earth and processed it.

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Rewind Sounds of Southern Africa circa 1980 Jun 25, 2015 | 54:59From 1980, the sounds, stories and voices of Africa. A musical tour of African Radio DJ's with music as well as portraits of people who lived at a time when apartheid was the law of the land in South Africa.
Rewind - Songs of the MarshJun 18, 2015 | 54:59Rewind Songs of the Marsh Audio
Rewind Songs of the Marsh Jun 18, 2015 | 54:59A program from 1953 that features sounds and stories of the marsh birds of Manitoba. CBC engineers had spent weeks in the marsh using the latest cutting edge technology- the parabolic microphone. They managed to capture some evocative bird songs.
Rewind - Rendezvous with Death: The Sinking of LusitaniaJun 11, 2015 | 54:59Rewind Rendezvous with Death: The Sinking of Lusitania Audio
Rewind Rendezvous with Death: The Sinking of Lusitania Jun 11, 2015 | 54:59Rendezvous with Death, a documentary that tells the story of the sinking of Lusitania. She was an ocean liner torpedoed and sunk by a German U-boat in 1915. The stories from its survivors were dramatic.
Rewind - Reviving Lost Arts- Part TwoJun 4, 2015 | 54:59Rewind Reviving Lost Arts- Part Two Audio
Rewind Reviving Lost Arts- Part Two Jun 4, 2015 | 54:59The second of two programs with Peter Gzowski about lost arts. This time it's splitting wood, going for a Sunday drive, and milking a cow.
Rewind - Reviving Lost Arts Part OneMay 28, 2015 | 54:59Rewind Reviving Lost Arts Part One Audio
Rewind Reviving Lost Arts Part One May 28, 2015 | 54:59The first of two programs that set out to revive some long lost arts, from tying a bowtie, doing the waltz to splitting wood. Can you really teach someone how to do those things on the radio? Tune in and find out.
Rewind - Billie Holiday Sings the BluesMay 21, 2015 | 54:59Rewind Billie Holiday Sings the Blues Audio
Rewind Billie Holiday Sings the Blues May 21, 2015 | 54:59One hundred years after Billie Holiday's birth, she remains an icon for jazz singers. And as one critic said- although she sang jazz, she changed American pop music as well. An hour of music and interviews by and about Lady Day.
Rewind - Jim Henson and the Birth of the MuppetsMay 14, 2015 | 54:59Rewind Jim Henson and the Birth of the Muppets Audio
Rewind Jim Henson and the Birth of the Muppets May 14, 2015 | 54:59On the 25th anniversary of the death of Jim Henson, a salute to the man who created the Muppets, Miss Piggy, Cookie Monster, Fozzie Bear, Bert and Ernie and Kermit the frog.
Rewind - The Sensuous WomanMay 7, 2015 | 2:32Rewind The Sensuous Woman Audio
Rewind The Sensuous Woman May 7, 2015 | 2:32Jurgen Gothe and David Wisdom joiuned forces on one occasion on the CBC Radio program Nightlines. They aired a reading from The Sensuous Woman by J.
Rewind - Jurgen Gothe: CBC Host, and Music, Cat and Wine LoverMay 7, 2015 | 54:59Rewind Jurgen Gothe: CBC Host, and Music, Cat and Wine Lover Audio
Rewind Jurgen Gothe: CBC Host, and Music, Cat and Wine Lover May 7, 2015 | 54:59A celebration of the quirky, much beloved and always entertaining host of CBC Radio Two’s DiscDrive, Jurgen Gothe, who died in April. You were never quite sure what you’d hear when you listened to him, or what you could believe.
Rewind - The Vietnam War: Canada’s Role, Part Two, The Boat PeopleApr 30, 2015 | 54:59Rewind The Vietnam War: Canada’s Role, Part Two, The Boat People Audio
Rewind The Vietnam War: Canada’s Role, Part Two, The Boat People Apr 30, 2015 | 54:59The story of the boat people that fled Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos after the end of the Vietnam War in April 1975. Some of the survivors languished for years in refugee camps. The luckier ones were taken in by countries like Canada.
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Rewind The Vietnam War: Canada’s Role, Part One Apr 23, 2015 | 54:59Vietnam may have been America’s war, but Canada definitely had a role to play. Forty years after it ended, questions remain about Canada’s involvement, from the roughly 30,000 Canadians who fought in it to Agent Orange.
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Rewind Mordecai Richler Apr 9, 2015 | 54:59It only took fourteen years after he died, but finally the great Canadian novelist Mordecai Richler is being recognised by his home city of Montreal. Rewind looks back at the career of Mordecai Richler, brash gadfly and literary giant.
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Rewind Easter: from Bonnets to Bunnies Apr 2, 2015 | 54:59Easter as it’s been covered by CBC Radio. From a report in 1949 on what Princess Margaret would be wearing for Easter to thoughts on the great Easter myths and symbols from scholar Northrop Frye, it’s a veritable Rewind Easter parade.
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Rewind Don Harron: The Serious Comic Part Two Mar 26, 2015 | 54:59More from Don Harron, the comic genius who enthralled Canadians for decades. Don hosted Morningside for five years and spoke to prominent Canadians such as writer Timothy Findley, singer Buffy Sainte Marie and cartoonist Lynn Johnston.

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