The Empire of the St. Lawrence: A Study in Commerce and Politics

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  • Title: The Empire of the St. Lawrence: A Study in Commerce and Politics
  • Author: Donald Grant Creighton
  • ISBN: 9780802084187
  • Page: 262
  • Format: Paperback

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About Author

  1. Donald Grant Creighton studied at Victoria College, University of Toronto and Balliol College, Oxford In 1927 he was hired as a lecturer in U of T s Department of History, becoming professor in 1945, chairman 1954 59 and professor emeritus in 1971 The first of his many books, THE COMMERCIAL EMPIRE OF THE ST LAWRENCE 1937 , established him as the foremost English Canadian historian of his generation.Under the influence of Harold INNIS, Creighton adopted as a first principle the idea of the St Lawrence as the basis of a transcontinental economic and political system the LAURENTIAN THESIS He was also committed to history as a literary art, and his 2 volume biography of John A MACDONALD won the Governor General s Award 1952, 1955 As a nationalist with a centralist bias, Creighton in later years spoke out against the threats of continentalism and regionalism.

One thought on “The Empire of the St. Lawrence: A Study in Commerce and Politics

  1. Good but hard work Written in the 1930s, this is an interesting interpretation of Canadian history Tough going in spots but rewarding at the end of the day.Good but hard work Written in the 1930s, this is an interesting interpretation of Canadian history Tough going in spots but rewarding at the end of the day.


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