CBC Television Network

Canada: A People’s History

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 2000 to 2001

Broadcast Medium: Television

An epic 17-part documentary charting the country’s past, the series chronicled the rise and fall of empires, the clash of great armies and historical rebellions. An original CBC production under the auspices of Mark Starowicz, Executive Producer, this series proved to be very popular with audiences across Canada and is frequently seen in the History classrooms of the nation on Video and DVD.

Episode titles and first airdates:

When The World Began, October 22, 2000

Adventurers and Mystics: October 29, 2000

Claiming the Wilderness, October 31, 2000

Battle For A Continent, November 5, 2000

A Question of Loyalties, November 12, 2000

The Pathfinders, January 7, 2001

Rebellion and Reform, January 14, 2001

The Great Enterprise, January 21, 2001

From Sea To Sea, January 28, 2001

Taking The West, September 30, 2001

The Great Transformation, October 7, 2001

Ordeal By Fire, October 14, 2001

Hard Times, October 21, 2001

The Crucible, October 28, 2001

Comfort And Fear, November 4, 2001

Years of Hope and Anger, November 11, 2001

Uncertain Country, November 18, 2001

Written by John Corcelli – February, 2004