Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 May 2011

240 Pages | 6 maps

152 x 229mm

ISBN: 9780195445626

Bookseller Code (AE)

A Little history of Canada, Second Edition

Second Edition

H. V. Nelles

  • Fully updated. Author H.V. Nelles has revised throughout to include the latest research and findings since the previous edition.
  • Expanded. A new Conclusion highlights significant people, events, and hot topics since 2006.
  • Concise. This short overview encompasses the earliest human occupation of North America, nearly 14,000 years ago, to the present.
  • Highly readable. This narrative history can be read cover-to-cover and understood by any non-specialist.
  • Fully indexed. A comprehensive index makes this the perfect quick reference to millenniums of Canadian history.
  • Bestseller. The previous edition was a national bestseller, acclaimed by critics and readers alike.
  • Award-winning author. H.V. Nelles has twice received the Sir John A. Macdonald Prize in Canadian History, as well as the Tyrell Medal for Historical Scholarship and the Toronto Book Award.