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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The rest of the Thirteen Colonies that had spawned protest movements since
1764 viewed Lord North ' s program of coercion as the “ Intolerable Acts . ” And
since the Quebec Act passed Parliament concurrently with the “ Coercive Acts , ”
From this point of view , all colonies of Europe are said to have begun by
producing exportable staples . Under the conditions of such unbalanced growth ,
newcomers exploit some commodity — gold , tobacco , fur , fish , timber - readily
Local Focus of the Maritime Colonies The physical landscape of the Atlantic
colonies was a world of multiple natural boundaries , a realm of islands and
peninsulas , isolated coves and independent river valleys . Intra - and