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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What Lower Canada needed after Dalhousie ' s departure was a replacement
governor to serve as conciliator between the embittered canadiens in the
Assembly and the British - origin elite entrenched in the Legislative and
T . W . Acheson has shown that the Atlantic provinces needed permanent
subsidies on freight transported by the Intercolonial Railway to central Canada as
much asif not more than — the western provinces needed their “ Crow Rate " on ...
Since five dollars per month was a typical charge for a boarder , the custom made
an important difference in reaching the barest subsistence needed by a family . At
the same time , such accommodation provided affordable housing otherwise ...