Origins: Canadian History To Confederation by Robert A. WardhaughOrigins: Canadian History To Confederation by Robert A. Wardhaugh

Origins: Canadian History To Confederation

byRobert A. Wardhaugh, Alan Maceachern, R. Douglas Francis

Paperback | November 14, 2016

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Origins and its post-Confederation partner Destinies continue their unrivalled ability to tell the story of the history of Canada by balancing different types of history while maintaining a coherent narrative that does not drown the reader in detail. In their new editions, these books have made even greater investment in student engagement, from beautiful production values to a careful integration of social history, with relevant examples that show readers history in the novels and films around them. MindTapT, a fully online learning solution, combines all learning tools-readings, multimedia, activities, and assessments-into a single Learning Path that guides the student through the curriculum and brings history to life!
Dr. Wardhaugh is a political and regional historian of late nineteenth- and twentieth-century Canada whose research interests include federalism, the Prairie West, rural/small town, and the Métis. Dr. Wardhaugh teaches courses on all aspects of Canadian history. He was nominated for the Award of Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching in ...
Title:Origins: Canadian History To ConfederationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.63 inPublished:November 14, 2016Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0176593098

ISBN - 13:9780176593094

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Table of Contents

List of MapsPrefaceChapter 1: The First PeoplesPart One: Early European Settlement to 1760Chapter 2: The Arrival of the EuropeansChapter 3: The Beginnings of New FranceChapter 4: The Iroquois, the Wendat (Huron), and the FrenchChapter 5: Province de France, 1663-1760Chapter 6: The AcadiansChapter 7: The Struggle for a ContinentPart Two: Colonial Societies in British North America, 1760 to 1815Chapter 8: The Conquest of Quebec, 1760-1774Chapter 9: Quebec Society in the Late Eighteenth CenturyChapter 10: Maritime Society, 1760-1815Chapter 11: Upper Canada, 1791-1815Chapter 12: The Fur Trade and the Northwest, 1700-1821Part Three: The Canadas, 1815 to the 1860sChapter 13: Rebellion and Change on the St. LawrenceChapter 14: Growth and Rebellion in Upper CanadaChapter 15: The Union of the Canadas: Economic and Social Developments, 1840?1864Chapter 16: The Union of the Canadas: Political Developments, 1840-1864Part Four: Colonies and Hinterlands, 1815 to 1867Chapter 17: The Maritime Colonies, 1815-1864Chapter 18: Newfoundland: The Land ApartChapter 19: The NorthwestChapter 20: The Pacific CoastPart Five: Toward ConfederationChapter 21: The Road to ConfederationIndex