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Published: 26 April 2012

520 Pages

5.5 x 8.3 inches

ISBN: 9780195447927

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The Struggle for the Border

Bruce Hutchison
Vaughn Palmer

  • Vividly written. Portraits of the key Canadian and American historical figures who helped shape the border, including Champlain, Wolfe, Montcalm, Brock, and John A. Macdonald.
  • Renowned author. Written by one of Canada's foremost journalists and popular historians and a three-time winner of the Governor General's Award for creative non-fiction.
  • Highly readable. Lively depiction of Canadian politics and society from before Confederation to after World War II.
  • New Introduction. Leading journalist Vaughn Palmer puts both the book and Hutchison in historical context in his new Introduction.