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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As a matter of course , the owners of the plantations and slaves had requested
and received a protected market under the mercantilist Molasses Act of 1733 . On
that account , the West India interest was more than deferential to the metropolis .
The simpler , harsher reality , as Castonguay sug . gested on 18 October , was
that too many people of every region of the country were putting their own
interests ahead of any concept of a wider national interest . By the regional
interest test ...
But that scenario was based on the precarious assumption of continuous modest
growth and low interest rates . Since even a 1 or 2 percent rise in interest rates
could lead to a whopping $ 6 - or $ 12 - billion increase in the annual cost of ...