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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Another American naval force moved across Lake Ontario , landed at the capital
of Upper Canada , and York , later renamed Toronto , was looted , then burned .
But the successes on the lakes were not followed by decisive land victories .
From the standpoint of Canada First , a show of force was justified , indeed ,
desirable . The government chose negotiation , but did so for reasons other than
the humane regard for justice implied in the more peaceful choice . The Red
The Prime Minister declared that no “ great expeditionary forces of infantry ”
would be sent to Europe as in the Great War . ... The regular army “ permanent
force ” ( distinct from the reserve militia regiments ) numbered 4268 ; the navy
was an ...