Canadian Achievement in the Province of Ontario. Vol. 1. The Detroit River District

INVENTORY #1151

Canadian Achievement in the Province of Ontario. Vol. 1. The Detroit River District

COWAN, Hugh

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Topics include: the genesis of Canada; the birth of Ontario; the Detroit River region's geography and topography; the early French; the coming of the British; Indian tribes of the Detroit region; American War of Independence; William Dummer Powell; organization of Western District; the Year of Peace (1796); ceded outposts; Ontario's first farming community; the pioneer British settlement; Sandwich (Windsor); Amherstburg; the war of a nation against a settlement.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Algonquin Historical Society of Canada
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1929
  • Place Published: n/a
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    319 p. 24 cm. 22 b&w plates. Burgundy cloth hardcover with gold lettering. Some wear with sunned spine. Owner's signature on front free endpaper. Some foxing.

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