TITLE

Going, Going, Gone: Selling Canadian Heritage on the Internet

AUTHOR(S)
Cook, J. L.; Potvin, P.
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Beaver;Oct/Nov99, Vol. 79 Issue 5, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Talks about preserving Canada's national identity in an age when the Internet as begun to play a major role in commerce. Question of authentication in the case of Sir John MacDonald's furniture; How EBay has changed the business of buying and selling antiques in Canada; Evidence that Canadians are now complicit in the great exportation of their material heritage to the United States.
ACCESSION #
2378585

 

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