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Published: 03 May 2012

528 Pages | 38 b/w illustrations, 3 maps


ISBN: 9780195449211

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The Road to Confederation:

The Emergence of Canada, 1863-1867 (Reissue)

Edited by Donald Creighton and Edited by Donald Wright

  • Sweeping canvas. Creighton's full-blooded historical narrative remains one of the most carefully crafted and even suspenseful accounts of Canadian confederation.
  • Award-winning historian. Creighton's awards for excellent include the Tyrrell Medal, the Governor General's Award, and the Molson Prize.
  • Enduring. This is one of the few Creighton histories not to have been reissued in recent years. He is recognized as one of Canada's top historians.
  • New introduction. Full context and insight into Creighton's complex personality are provided in a beautifully written introduction by Donald Wright, associate professor of political science at University of New Brunswick.

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