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[Makers of Canada] Volume 8. Baldwin-Lafontaine-Hincks, Responsible Government

This book is a member of the special collection Special Collection: The Works of Stephen Leacock (1869-1944)

This book is a member of the special collection Special Collection: Canadian Political and Constitutional History

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Title:[Makers of Canada] Volume 8. Baldwin-Lafontaine-Hincks, Responsible Government
Leacock, Stephen Butler   
(77 of 78 for author by title)
“Q”: A Farce in One Act
[Makers of Canada] Volume 5. Mackenzie, Baldwin, Lafontaine, Hincks (New and Revised)
Published:   1907
Publisher:T. C. & E. C. Jack
Tags:Canada, Canadiana, history, non-fiction, political science

A history of the two governments of the United Province of Canada formed by Robert Baldwin (1804-1858), and Louis-Philippe La Fontaine (1807-1864), which, with the support of Sir Francis Hincks (1807-1885) encouraged the evolution of Canada from a military colony to a representative democracy. [Suggest a different description.]

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Author Bio for Leacock, Stephen Butler

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Stephen Leacock (1869-1944) was a Canadian author. Born in England, his family moved to Canada when he was six years old. The family settled in Sutton, Ontario on the south shore of Lake Simcoe. A bright student, he went to Upper Canada College where he was top of his class. After a brief stint at teaching (which he loathed) he eventually went on to become chair of the Department of Economics and Political Science at McGill University. Although he wrote several books on these august subjects, he is best known for his light satirical and humorous writing, in particular, "Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town". (Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature)

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