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By R. Douglas Francis, Richard Jones, Donald Smith

"Destinies" is a good written, hugely readable, basically prepared, and richly illustrated background of Canada from 1867 to the current. It contains the historical past of the 4 significant teams that settled Canada: the 1st countries, the French-speaking and English-speaking Canadians, and non-British and non-French immigrants. The textual content presents the newest study, and offers a balanced strategy of political, financial, social and cultural background. It additionally accommodates historiographical debate bins entitled 'Where Historians Disagree', in addition to person and neighborhood snap shots, time traces, introductory overviews first and foremost of every part, up to date bibliographies on the finish of every bankruptcy, plus references to suitable web content, and a finished index.

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