The Canadian Frontier, 1534-1760 by W. J. EcclesThe Canadian Frontier, 1534-1760 by W. J. Eccles

The Canadian Frontier, 1534-1760

byW. J. EcclesEditorWilliam Eccles, Howard R. Lamar

Paperback | August 1, 1983

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This account of the French era in Canada is the most original treatment of the subject in over a century. The analysis and ideas in the first edition helped create a whole new school of thought about Canadian history. Over 50,000 copies have been used in classrooms in Canada and the United States in the decade since its publication. In this revised edition, the author updates the bibliography and adds new ideas advanced in the 1970s that will make more valuable still this acclaimed general history of New France.

Howard R. Lamar is Sterling Professor Emeritus of History at Yale and a former president of that university.Martin Ridge is a senior research associate in the Henry E. Huntington Library. He has taught at San Diego State University, Indiana University, and the California Institute of Technology. He is the former editor of the Journal o...
Title:The Canadian Frontier, 1534-1760Format:PaperbackDimensions:238 pages, 9.19 × 6.17 × 0.72 inPublished:August 1, 1983Publisher:University of New Mexico Press

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ISBN - 10:082630706X

ISBN - 13:9780826307064

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