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007, eh?: An Inside Look at Secret Service

So would you believe that Canadian spies have been running covert operations largely hidden from public or parliamentary scrutiny – complete with undercover agents, secret sources, agent provocateurs, coded communications, elaborate files, and all the usual apparatus of deception and betrayal so familiar to fans of spy fiction?

UTP Highlights from Congress 2012

One of our favourite events of year here at UTP is the annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences: we get to spend quality face-to-face time with our authors, hear about innovative research at a variety of panels and sessions, and present a whole year’s worth of new publications at the Book Expo.

The Hill Times 100 Best Books – 2011 Edition

We are thrilled to announce that 18 UTP books have been listed on the Hill Times’ Best Books of 2011 List for political, government, public policy, and Canadian history reads.