"In the 1860s, western alienation began at Yonge Street, and George Brown was the Preston Manning of the day." So begins Christopher Moore's fascinating 1990s look at the messy, dramatic, crisis-ridden process that brought Canada into being - and at the politicians, no more lovable or united than our own, who, against all odds, managed to forge a deal that worked. From the first chapter, he turns a fresh, perceptive, and lucid eye on the people, the issues, and the political theories of Confederation - from John A. ...

1867: How the Fathers Made a Deal 1998, McClelland & Stewart, Toronto

ISBN-13: 9780771060960

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1867: How the Fathers Made a Deal 1997, McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9780771060946