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 the successes on the lakes were not followed by decisive land victories . After
two years of war , British North America was still neither defeated nor occupied .
In the third year of the affair , British sea power humiliated the United States .
What followed , of course , was a surge in the instances of trespass upon
Aboriginal lands . In June , Métis leaders submitted written protests and First
Nations people took direct action , warning interlopers that they had no right to
settle until a ...
In the spurt of expansion that followed tariff protection and national mobilization
for the construction of the CPR , Canadians may have glimpsed a vision of the
nation Macdonald and his supporters claimed that they were building ; but they