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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A remarkably different pattern emerged in the growth of the economy of Canada
East , in many respects similar to the Maritimes given its prior dependence on the
timber trade , and a new emphasis on lumber milling and shipbuilding after ...
By Louis LaFontaine ' s count , there were 17 occasions between 1841 and 1850
when matters pertaining exclusively to Canada East , issues such as legislative
adjudication of disputed elections , or the property rights of religious orders ...
The claim of “ French domination ” gained special poignancy one year later ,
when the decennial census showed that the original disparity of representation
had shifted from East to West . The equality of representation acceptable to