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The Resource British businessmen and Canadian confederation : constitution-making in an era of Anglo-globalization, Andrew Smith, (electronic resource)

British businessmen and Canadian confederation : constitution-making in an era of Anglo-globalization, Andrew Smith, (electronic resource)

Label
British businessmen and Canadian confederation : constitution-making in an era of Anglo-globalization
Title
British businessmen and Canadian confederation
Title remainder
constitution-making in an era of Anglo-globalization
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Without pressure from a small but influential group of London financiers, Confederation would not have occurred in 1867, if at all. These financiers supported the unification of the British North American colonies because they believed it would rescue their under-performing investments and keep British North America within the British Empire
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Andrew
Dewey number
971.04/9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British North American Association
  • Capitalism
  • Investments, British
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Canada
  • America
  • Canada
  • Great Britain
Label
British businessmen and Canadian confederation : constitution-making in an era of Anglo-globalization, Andrew Smith, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-155) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover13; -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1 Introduction: Canadas Heritage in the City -- 2 An Empire That Did Little for Manchester but Much for the City of London -- 3 From Bad to Worse: 18601862 -- 4 The British North American Association and Its Campaign -- 5 Attempted Economic Decolonization: The Short Premiership of John Sandfield Macdonald -- 6 Reconciling Britishness and Federalism: British Reactions to the Quebec Resolutions -- 7 The British Parliamentary Debates on Confederation -- 8 Gentlemanly Capitalism after the British North America Act -- Notes on Sources -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
ocn753343044
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 229 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773575004
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753343044
Label
British businessmen and Canadian confederation : constitution-making in an era of Anglo-globalization, Andrew Smith, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-155) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover13; -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1 Introduction: Canadas Heritage in the City -- 2 An Empire That Did Little for Manchester but Much for the City of London -- 3 From Bad to Worse: 18601862 -- 4 The British North American Association and Its Campaign -- 5 Attempted Economic Decolonization: The Short Premiership of John Sandfield Macdonald -- 6 Reconciling Britishness and Federalism: British Reactions to the Quebec Resolutions -- 7 The British Parliamentary Debates on Confederation -- 8 Gentlemanly Capitalism after the British North America Act -- Notes on Sources -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
ocn753343044
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 229 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773575004
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753343044

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