A World We Have Lost: Saskatchewan Before 1905
Published by Fifth House Publishers; distributed by Fitzhenry & Whiteside
Who is Bill Waiser?
Bill Waiser wins his first Governor General’s Literary Award in 2016 for A World We Have Lost: Saskatchewan Before 1905. An author, historian and former professor specializing in western Canadian history, he has published over a dozen works, including Loyal Till Death: Indians and the North-West Rebellion (GG Books finalist, 1997), which he co-authored with Blair Stonechild. His definitive Saskatchewan: A New History (2005) was named one of the best books of the year by the Globe and Mail and received the Clio Prize by the Canadian Historical Association. A frequent public speaker and media contributor, he has been awarded the Saskatchewan Order of Merit, elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and granted a D.Litt. Bill Waiser is based in Saskatoon.