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The life and times of Confederation, 1864-1867

Peter B. Waite

The life and times of Confederation, 1864-1867

politics, newspapers and the Union of British North America

by Peter B. Waite

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constitutional history,
  • Politics and government,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter Waite
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF/1032 .W16, FC470 .W35 1962b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 379 p. ;
    Number of Pages379
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26536294M

    Canadian Confederation (French: Confédération canadienne) was the process by which the British colonies of the Province of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick were united into one federation, Canada (formally the Dominion of Canada), on July 1, P.B. Waite is professor emeritus, Dalhousie University, and the author of The Life and Times of Confederation, and The Man from Halifax: Sir John Thompson, Prime Minister. He is an officer of the Order of Canada.

    Canada Day Reading the Proclamation of Confederation in Kingston, Ontario on July 1, Source: Queen’s University Archives With the first dawn of this gladsome midsummer morn, we hail the birthday of a new nationality. Review Article Confederation If fear has been the most powerful motive force in our political life, understanding has usually prevented it from driving us along the most disastrous course. In the Canadian context the formula, fear+ understanding= compromise, has invariably meant compro­ mises of a peculiarly conservative and, historically speaking, short-lived kind.

    List of books about prime ministers of Canada. Language Watch Edit The Life and Times of Confederation, – Politics, Newspapers, This book is mainly concerned with William Lyon Mackenzie King, but also includes substantial material on R. B. Bennett. As a young grenadier in His Majesty's 78th Regiment of Foot (Fraser's Highlanders), Sergeant James Thompson took part in the capture of Louisbourg, , the battle of the Plains of Abraham at Quebec, , and the battle of Sillery, Later he experienced the American blockade of Quebec by Generals Richard Montgomery and Benedict Arnold during the Revolutionary War.


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