The Structure of Canadian History
Designed for courses on Pre and Post Confederation History of Canada.
Finlay/Sprague is the only combined Pre/Post Confederation introductory textbook available in the Introductory Canadian History market. As a combined text, it offers a significant price advantage over competing split volumes. This text takes a political and sociological approach to Canadian history, and has been updated to include recent analysis of historical events. Written within in a solid chronological framework, the text provides a clear, comprehensive survey of the subject and good integration between traditional and new approaches to history. This text will prepare students well in the basic chronologies of Canadian history while providing the most up-to-date tools for research through its weblinks.
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Thus , Great Britain developed a deepening commitment to Confederation
because even a superficially united assembly of former provinces could be
expected to shift more for itself and enable Britain to withdraw its forces without
losing face ...
Britain had begun her withdrawal from North America , but the Canadians were
not totally abandoned . The late nineteenth century was a time of British naval
supremacy ; as long as Great Britain maintained that position , Canada would
In 1917 , Prime Minister Borden had insisted that the Imperial War Conference of
the Great War had to recognize the constituent members as the equals of Britain .
It was Borden again who , at the peace talks in Paris in 1919 , led the campaign ...