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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John L. Finlay, Douglas N. Sprague. Arthur Meighen was an incisive debater and
decisive pohtician- nearly perfect opposite of Mackenzie King. □in these and
many other respects the ...
Arthur Meighen had imagined that most people, including many farmers,
approved his handling of radicals in the strikes of 1919. And he knew that most
people, including some farmers, regarded opposition to the tariff as tantamount to
When at last the whole package was opened, Meighen wanted to know what it
would cost. He stated sarcastically that he did not imagine that the government
could give him a precise figure, but Meighen said that a rough estimate, "say,