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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 - The Bugle and the Passing Bell: Remembering the First World WarNov 6, 2014 | 54:59Rewind The Bugle and the Passing Bell: Remembering the First World War Audio
Rewind The Bugle and the Passing Bell: Remembering the First World War Nov 6, 2014 | 54:59The bugle is a call to action, the passing bell calls us to a funeral. It marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War in 1914. How Canadians felt about the war at its outset and how airplanes became instruments of war.
Rewind - Literary GhostsOct 30, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Literary Ghosts Audio
Rewind Literary Ghosts Oct 30, 2014 | 54:59A journey into fantastic literature. There are treats in store: ghost sightings from the poet P.K. Page and writers Margaret Atwood and Graeme Gibson, thoughts on ghosts from the film maker David Cronenberg and stories from Ray Bradbury and Oscar Wilde.
Rewind - CBC Discusses “Who has has it better" & “Are Canadians too polite?"Oct 23, 2014 | 54:59Rewind CBC Discusses “Who has has it better" & “Are Canadians too polite?" Audio
Rewind CBC Discusses “Who has has it better" & “Are Canadians too polite?" Oct 23, 2014 | 54:59A listen to some of the early days of CBC Radio in the late 1930s and 1940s. One of the popular formats for programs was a discussion club. Rewind explores “Who has has it better: the barbarian or the civilized man?” and “Are Canadians too polite?"
Rewind - Buddy MacMaster: The Godfather of Cape Breton Fiddling (February 2014 Encore)Oct 16, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Buddy MacMaster: The Godfather of Cape Breton Fiddling (February 2014 Encore) Audio
Rewind Buddy MacMaster: The Godfather of Cape Breton Fiddling (February 2014 Encore) Oct 16, 2014 | 54:59An hour of the godfather of Cape Breton fiddling, Buddy MacMaster, who died last August. In the spring he was honoured by one of North America’s largest folk music organizations, joining the ranks of Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Joan Baez and Stan Rogers.
Rewind - The Waltonsteins: A Family's SecretOct 9, 2014 | 54:59Rewind The Waltonsteins: A Family's Secret Audio
Rewind The Waltonsteins: A Family's Secret Oct 9, 2014 | 54:59A documentary that tells the story of a family with a terrible secret, a secret born of fear that cost all its members. It’s called The Waltonsteins and demonstrates the power of radio itself: its capability of sharing profound, moving intimate stories.
Rewind - Jim Morrison: Rock and Roll Poet for a GenerationOct 2, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Jim Morrison: Rock and Roll Poet for a Generation Audio
Rewind Jim Morrison: Rock and Roll Poet for a Generation Oct 2, 2014 | 54:59In 1970 one of the hottest names in popular music was Jim Morrison of The Doors. Morrison represented a generation in turmoil. Rewind presents an interview with Jim Morrison a year before he died; an interview that is both thoughtful and earnest.
Rewind - Lost Innocence - Wartime RomanceSep 25, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Lost Innocence - Wartime Romance Audio
Rewind Lost Innocence - Wartime Romance Sep 25, 2014 | 54:59To mark the 75th anniversary of the start of the Second World War, Rewind presents Lost Innocence, an hour that tells the stories of young people in wartime. You’ll hear stories of love and loss, romance and heartbreak, all with the backdrop of war.
Rewind - Norman Bethune: China's HeroSep 18, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Norman Bethune: China's Hero Audio
Rewind Norman Bethune: China's Hero Sep 18, 2014 | 54:592014 marks the 75th anniversary of the death of Dr. Norman Bethune. He was a surgeon, innovator, Communist and controversial Canadian and every Chinese school child knows his name. But in Canada, his legacy has been more complicated.
Rewind - Rewind Goes Back to School (September 2013 Encore)Sep 11, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Rewind Goes Back to School (September 2013 Encore) Audio
Rewind Rewind Goes Back to School (September 2013 Encore) Sep 11, 2014 | 54:59Rewind goes back to school to celebrate teachers and students, chalkboards and laptops, shiny new pencils and smart phones.
Rewind - The Beatles Comes to Canada!Sep 4, 2014 | 54:59Rewind The Beatles Comes to Canada! Audio
Rewind The Beatles Comes to Canada! Sep 4, 2014 | 54:59Late summer 1964. The hottest musical group was the Beatles. Their first hit, Love Me Do topped the charts, they had appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show and toured the U.S., and now they were coming to Canada. Teenage girls everywhere fainted at the news.
Rewind - The Guess Who Part TwoAug 28, 2014 | 36:47Rewind The Guess Who Part Two Audio
Rewind The Guess Who Part Two Aug 28, 2014 | 36:47On Rewind, part two of a look at Canada’s first supergroup: the Guess Who.
Rewind - Nobel prize winner Alice  Munro on "Morningside" (Originally aired 1996)Aug 14, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Nobel prize winner Alice Munro on "Morningside" (Originally aired 1996) Audio
Rewind Nobel prize winner Alice Munro on "Morningside" (Originally aired 1996) Aug 14, 2014 | 54:59Rewind presents an hour long vintage conversation between Peter Gzowski, long time host of CBC Radio's Morningside, and the brilliant short story writer Alice Munro, who won the Nobel Prize for literature last fall.
Rewind - The Death of the Penny (February 2013 Encore)Jul 24, 2014 | 54:59Rewind The Death of the Penny (February 2013 Encore) Audio
Rewind The Death of the Penny (February 2013 Encore) Jul 24, 2014 | 54:59Rewind takes a look at the dear-departed penny. Goodbye to the sweaty, metallic smell of the smallest of coins.Goodbye to a pocket full of change messing up the lines of our fancy pants. Goodbye to a coin with which you could buy nothing.
Rewind - Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys (January 2014 Encore)Jul 10, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys (January 2014 Encore) Audio
Rewind Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys (January 2014 Encore) Jul 10, 2014 | 54:59The Mystery of the Girl Sleuth Nancy Drew and Boy Detectives The Hardy Boys. An examination of the enduring appeal of this long running series.
Rewind - Rush: Canada's Hardest Rocking Band (April 2013 Encore)Jul 3, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Rush: Canada's Hardest Rocking Band (April 2013 Encore) Audio
Rewind Rush: Canada's Hardest Rocking Band (April 2013 Encore) Jul 3, 2014 | 54:59An hour with and about Rush, one of the most successful -- and unique -- rock bands of all time. And of course they're all Canadian!

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