Building the Orange Wave : The Inside Story Behind the Historic Rise of Jack Layton and the NDP

Building the Orange Wave: The Inside Story Behind the Historic Rise of Jack Layton and the NDP

Brad Lavigne, Olivia Chow
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In Building the Orange Wave, author Brad Lavigne recounts the dramatic story of how Jack Layton and his inner circle developed and executed a plan that turned the NDP into a contender for government, defying the odds and the critics every step of the way. This is the ultimate insider's account of one of the greatest political accomplishments in modern Canadian history. For the first time, Lavigne will take readers behind the scenes, letting them eavesdrop on strategy sessions, crisis-management meetings, private chats with political opponents, and internal battles.
 


Douglas & McIntyre
ISBN: 9781771620178
Hardback
6.25 in x 9.2 in - 256 pp
Publication Date: 11/10/2013
BISAC Subject(s):: BIO010000-BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political,POL015000-POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process / Political Parties 
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In Building the Orange Wave, author Brad Lavigne recounts the dramatic story of how Jack Layton and his inner circle developed and executed a plan that turned the NDP into a contender for government, defying the odds and the critics every step of the way. This is the ultimate insider's account of one of the greatest political accomplishments in modern Canadian history. For the first time, Lavigne will take readers behind the scenes, letting them eavesdrop on strategy sessions, crisis-management meetings, private chats with political opponents, and internal battles.
 

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Douglas & McIntyre
ISBN: 9781771620178
Hardback
6.25 in x 9.2 in - 256 pp
Publication Date: 11/10/2013
BISAC Subject(s):: BIO010000-BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political,POL015000-POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process / Political Parties 
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