Rebels Against Tories in Upper Canada 1837 by Maria Da Silva

Rebels Against Tories in Upper Canada 1837

byMaria Da Silva, Andrew Hind

Kobo ebook | December 14, 2011

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The 1837 Rebellion in Upper Canada was a defining moment in Canadian history. It led to political and economic reforms, pushed forward the process of nationhood, and sparked a sense of patriotism. It was also a time of turbulence, uncertainty, and sacrifice. Rebels Against Tories in Upper Canada 1837 focuses on ordinary men and women who found themselves in the middle of an armed revolt against the colonial authorities who ruled them. Some of the citizenry were rebels hoping to create a more liberal society, others joined the efforts of the Tory establishment fighting to defend the Crown, and others were uninvolved people caught in the middle of what became armed conflict.
Maria Da Silva has always had a passion for history and ghost stories. Though she came from a country (Portugal) that is full of history and the unknown, she never dreamed that her future would lead her into writing about the forgotten and the unexplained. Maria's work, co-authored with Andrew Hind, has appeared in publications such as...
Title:Rebels Against Tories in Upper Canada 1837Format:Kobo ebookPublished:December 14, 2011Publisher:James Lorimer & Company Ltd., PublishersLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1552777855

ISBN - 13:9781552777855

Appropriate for ages: 11 - adult

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