A Concise History of Canada (Cambridge Concise Histories) by Margaret Conrad PDF

By Margaret Conrad

Margaret Conrad's heritage of Canada starts with a problem to its readers. what's Canada? What makes up this assorted, advanced and sometimes contested countryside? What used to be its founding second? And who're its humans? Drawing on her decades of expertise as a student, author and instructor of Canadian heritage, Conrad deals astute solutions to those tricky questions. starting in Canada's deep previous with the coming of its Aboriginal peoples, she strains its historical past in the course of the conquest via Europeans, the yankee innovative conflict and the industrialization of the 19th and 20th centuries to its filthy rich current. regardless of its successes and its reputation as a vacation spot for immigrants from the world over, Canada continues to be a interestingly reluctant participant at the overseas degree. This clever, concise and lucid booklet explains simply why that is.

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