352 results for

pre confederation

Your Store:

Sort By:

Sorted By: Top Matches
Filtered By:
Books
History
North American History
Canada
Pre-Confederation
1 - 12 of 352 Results
Top Matches
Champlain's Dream: The Visionary Adventurer Who Made A New World In Canada
Online
In stores
In this sweeping, enthralling biography, acclaimed Pulitzer Prize–winner David Hackett Fischer magnificently brings to life the visionary adventurer who has straddled our history for 400 years.  Champlain’s Dream reveals, with rare immediacy…
The Loyalists of Digby

The Loyalists of Digby

Brian Mcconnell

Paperback

|February 11, 2021

$30.95

Online
Not available in stores
Toronto: A Short Illustrated History Of Its First 12,000 Years
Online
In stores
In this illustrated history of Toronto, Peter Carruthers's preface introduces the theme of Toronto as a middle ground: geographically a meeting point between Canada's vast natural resource wilderness, such Atlantic Ocean seaports as New York and Montreal, and…
Heroes of the Acadian Resistance: The Story of Joseph Beausoleil Broussard and Pierre II Surette…
Online
In stores
Heroes of the Acadian Resistance tells the unique and little-known story of the young men who led an Acadian resistance in 18th century Nova Scotia. They fought valiantly in a guerilla campaign against the British to save their homes and families from destruction…
The Hanging Of Angelique

The Hanging Of Angelique

Afua Cooper

Paperback

|November 28, 2006

$19.99

Online
In stores
Writer, historian and poet Afua Cooper tells the astonishing story of Marie-Joseph Angélique, a slave woman convicted of starting a fire that destroyed a large part of Montréal in April 1734 and condemned to die a brutal death. In a powerful retelling of…
The Possession of Barbe Hallay: Diabolical Arts and Daily Life in Early Canada
Ships within 1-3 weeks
Not available in stores
When strange signs appeared in the sky over Québec during the autumn of 1660, people began to worry about evil forces in their midst. They feared that witches and magicians had arrived in the colony, and a teenaged servant named Barbe Hallay started to act as if…
Master Shipbuilders of Newfoundland and Labrador, vol 2: Notre Dame Bay to Petty Harbour
Ships within 1-3 weeks
In stores
The fishery, the seal cull, the settlement, the culture—the history of Newfoundland and Labrador has been shaped and witnessed from the deck of sea-going vessels, and those vessels were sparred with local timbers, planked and rigged by the hands of our…
The Fur Trade in Canada: An illustrated history
Online
Not available in stores
An engaging new look at this compelling era in Canadian history. The fur trade set the tone for European exploration of North America and established the very foundation of Canada. In this book, extensively illustrated with visuals from some of Canada's most…
The Farfarers: Before The Norse

The Farfarers: Before The Norse

FARLEY MOWAT

Paperback

|April 9, 2002

$22.95

Online
In stores
In this provocative bestseller, Farley Mowat challenges the conventional notion that the Vikings were the first Europeans to reach northern Canada. Mowat offers instead an unforgettable portrait of the Albans, a race originating from the island now known as…
Loading