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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But they were with Mackenzie in 1874 because , along with much of the rest of
the country , they could not condone ... as Macdonald called them , or “ shaky
fellows ” in George Brown ' s description , waited to see what Mackenzie would
Mackenzie did not believe , however , that he would see the expensive line over
the mountains to British Columbia , and the even more expensive section
traversing the north shore of Lake Superior completed in his lifetime . His
opposed the introduction of the secret ballot . Mackenzie defended the innovation
on the grounds that employees risked losing their jobs if they voted contrary to
the demands of employers . Macdonald insisted that when a person voted , he ...