Contexts of Canada"s past by W. L. Morton Download PDF EPUB FB2
ByEuropean books and maps accepted this region as Canada. The French colony of Canada referred to the part of New France along the Saint Lawrence River and the northern shores of the Great Lakes. Later, it was split into two British colonies, called Upper Canada and Lower Canada until their union as the British Province of Canada in ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 20 cm.
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His Canada is a country rich in tradition and heritage, a land which cannot be undersleod without knowledge also of the layers of historical context which together comprise its fabric.
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Each chapter begins with an introduction that offers context for the documents that follow andincludes an extensive list of questions for consideration and related readings.
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