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"The Greatest One." The Meaning of Puck: How Hockey Explains Modern Canada. Bruce Dowbiggin, 59-84. Toronto: Key Porter Books, 2008.

AB: In this book which parallels the sport of hockey with contemporary Canadian life is a chapter which examines the career and accomplishments of the Great One, Wayne Gretzky, and attempts to dissect what makes him the quintessential Canadian hero in the early part of the twenty-first century based on the predominant values exulted by Canadians

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