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The Atlantic History Collection

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This five-part video collection explores the economic and cultural history of the provinces that now make up Atlantic Canada. The particular events and people featured in this educational series help define this region's place in Canada and the world as pivotal moments in its history. The videos are: "Just One Big Mess": The Halifax Explosion, 1917; "They Didn't Starve Us Out": Industrial Cape Breton in the 1920s; "I Just Didn't Want to Die": The 1914 Newfoundland Sealing Disaster; The Islanders and A Little Fellow from Gambo - The Joey Smallwood Story.

1999, 134 min 22 s

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