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David Thompson

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Title:David Thompson
Cochrane, Charles Norris   
Wallace, W. (William) Stewart   
(2 of 5 for author by title)
The Family Compact: A Chronicle of the Rebellion in Upper Canada (Chronicles of Canada #24)
The 'Patriotes' of ’37: A Chronicle of the Lower Canadian Rebellion (Chronicles of Canada #25)
Published:   1924
Publisher:The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited
Tags:Canadiana, explorers, history, non-fiction

A chronicle of David Thompson, an explorer who travelled extensively in the Canadian west in the early 19th century. [Suggest a different description.]

Pages:81 Info

Author Bio for Cochrane, Charles Norris

Charles Norris Cochrane (1889-1945) was a Canadian historian and philosopher. He was born in Omenee, Ontario, in the Kawartha Lakes Region. He was educated at the University of Toronto and was appointed to the Faculty of Ancient History in 1919. His work centered on the foundational aspects of Western civilization and his realization that it was doomed to oscillate between idealism (animal faith) and naturalism (the detritus of skepticism). His most notable work, Christianity and Classical Culture, studies the emergence of Christianity from the ruins of Roman civilization. He also wrote Thucydides and the Science of History. (Canadian Encyclopedia)

Author Bio for Wallace, W. (William) Stewart

William Stewart Wallace (1884-1970) was a Canadian historian and librarian. Educated at University of Toronto and Oxford University, he taught for a few years before becoming a librarian at the University of Toronto. He was chief librarian for 30 years before retiring in 1954. He wrote three books in the Chronicles of Canada series which we host here at Faded Page. He also began editing The Macmillan Dictionary of Canadian Biography, first published in 1927 and now in its fourth edition and remains a go-to reference for all notable Canadians. (Macmillan Dictionary of Canadian Biography)

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