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A Brief History of Canada (Brief History) by Roger E. Riendeau

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Published by Facts on File .
Written in English


  • American history,
  • History (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • History - General History,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Canada - General,
  • History - Canada - General,
  • Canada,
  • History

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages464
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9401509M
ISBN 100816063354
ISBN 109780816063352

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The history of Canada covers the period from the arrival of Paleo-Indians thousands of years ago to the present day. Prior to European colonization, the lands encompassing present-day Canada were inhabited for millennia by Indigenous peoples, with distinct trade networks, spiritual beliefs, and styles of social of these older civilizations had long faded by the time of the.   Buy a cheap copy of A Brief History of Canada (Brief book by Roger E. Riendeau. Canada's history has been a long, fascinating, and very independent evolution, in marked contrast to the violence that typifies the United States's story. Most Free shipping over $Cited by: Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow (Hebrew: ההיסטוריה של המחר, English: The History of the Tomorrow) is a book written by Israeli author Yuval Noah Harari, professor at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. The book was first published in Hebrew in by Dvir publishing; the English-language version was published in September in the United Kingdom and in February Author: Yuval Noah Harari. Canadian History. 1 - 20 of results NOOK Book $ $ Current price is $, Original price is $ Add to Wishlist. Read an excerpt of this book! Quickview. canada history general miscellaneous audiobooks. canadian history audiobooks. nova scotia history books.

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