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 MOVE TO THE WEST , 1891 - 1914 The Canadians who settled the Prairie
region came overwhelmingly from Ontario , especially from farming districts of the
old Huron Tract - Grey , Bruce , Haron , and Perth . That region had been one of ...
The government guarantee meant that a significant portion of investment capital
from every region went into the sure - thing of railway development , rather than
risky , but ultimately more worthwhile , small - scale , local ventures . The region ...
... a genuine confederation in which no region profits to the detriment of the rest ,
and in which every region has an equal ... that “ lets Quebec function as a true
government ” rather than as “ a mere regional administration bereft of meaningful