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Canadian history before Confederation

J. M. Bumsted

Canadian history before Confederation

essays and interpretations

by J. M. Bumsted

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Published by Irwin-Dorsey in Georgetown, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canada -- History -- To 1763 (New France),
    • Canada -- History -- 1763-1867

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by J. M. Bumsted.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1032 .B924 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 542 p. :
      Number of Pages542
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4199935M
      ISBN 100256021368
      LC Control Number80478949

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Book Description. Canadian History: Pre-Confederation is a survey text that introduces undergraduate students to important themes in North American history to It provides room for Aboriginal and European agendas and narratives, explores the connections between the territory that coalesces into the shape of modern Canada and the larger continent and world in which it operates, Author: John Douglas Belshaw.

About the Book. Canadian History: Pre-Confederation is a survey text that introduces undergraduate students to important themes in North American history to It provides room for Aboriginal and European agendas and narratives, explores the connections between the territory that coalesces into the shape of modern Canada and the larger continent and world in Canadian history before Confederation book it operates, and engages with Author: John Douglas Belshaw.

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Origins continues its successful tradition of taking a narrative approach to history, telling the story of Canada from the last Ice Age to Confederation inwhile also recognizing changes in Canadian historical scholarship. In addition to writing, he has edited a number of books (with Donald B.

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The field of Canadian history has changed and expanded greatly in the last ten years. In these two volumes, which replace the Reader's Guide to Canadian History, experts provide a select and critical guide to historial writing about pre- and post-Confederation Canada, with an emphasis on the most recent guides, therefore, provide quick and easy access to essential material in 3/5(1).

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