The Wages of Relief: Cities and the Unemployed in Prairie Canada, 1929-39

Social science

Eric Strikwerda

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 333 pages

File size: 3.5 MB

Protection: DRM free

Language: English

The Wages of Relief examines the Depression experiences of three municipal governments-Edmonton, Saskatoon, and Winnipeg-and the individuals and families who relied on them for unemployment relief through the 1930s.