North American History

Sort by: ascending descending
Show books per page
Conflict and Compromise: Post-Confederation Canada
Conflict and Compromise: Post-Confederation Canada
By Raymond B. Blake, Jeffrey Keshen, Norman J. Knowles, and Barbara J. Messamore
Driven by its strong narrative, Conflict and Compromise presents Canadian history chronologically, allowing a better understanding of the interrelationships between events.
Published May 2017
Conflict and Compromise: Pre-Confederation Canada
Conflict and Compromise: Pre-Confederation Canada
By Raymond B. Blake, Jeffrey Keshen, Norman J. Knowles, and Barbara J. Messamore

Driven by its strong narrative, Conflict and Compromise presents Canadian history chronologically, allowing a better understanding of the interrelationships between events.

Published May 2017
Death in the Peaceable Kingdom: Canadian History since 1867 through Murder, Execution, Assassination, and Suicide
Death in the Peaceable Kingdom: Canadian History since 1867 through Murder, Execution, Assassination, and Suicide
By Dimitry Anastakis
Death in the Peaceable Kingdom is an intelligent, innovative response to the incorrect assumption that Canadian history is dry and uninspiring.
Published May 2015
An Empire of Regions: A Brief History of Colonial British America
An Empire of Regions: A Brief History of Colonial British America
By Eric Nellis

"This smart, knowing book examines the evolution of early America in terms of region. I know of no better way to come to terms with the development of the British colonies." - Alan Gallay, The Ohio State University

Published Jan 2010
Class and Race Formation in North America
Class and Race Formation in North America
By James W. Russell

"Russell's meticulously researched and highly detailed book presents a critically important people's history of North America. It provides rich insights and demonstrates the potential of comparative research to broaden our perspective." - Dan Zuberi, University of British Columbia

Published Nov 2008
North America: An Introduction
North America: An Introduction
By Michael M. Brescia and John C. Super

"This exquisitely written history of a complex but unstudied continent should be required reading for all residents of the emerging region of North America." - Robert A. Pastor, Professor and Director of the Center for North American Studies, American University

Published Aug 2008
The Butterflies of Canada
The Butterflies of Canada
By Ross Layberry, Peter Hall, and Dan Lafontaine

The first comprehensive guide to all the butterflies found in Canada. It contains descriptive individual accounts for 300 butterfly species, including descriptions of early stages of species development, subspecies, and a list of key features.

Published Dec 1998
A Frenchman in Search of Franklin: De Bray's Arctic Journal, 1852-54
A Frenchman in Search of Franklin: De Bray's Arctic Journal, 1852-54

By Emile Frédéric de Bray

Translated and edited by William Barr

A remarkable account by a French naval officer who volunteered to take part in the Royal Navy search for the Franklin expedition.

Published Dec 1992
Gompers in Canada: A Study in American Continentalism Before the First World War
Gompers in Canada: A Study in American Continentalism Before the First World War
By Robert H. Babcock

The story of Gompers in Canada has never been properly treated: this book is a significant addition to Canadian and American labour history and to the study of American expansion.

Published Dec 1974
Thunder Bay District, 1821 - 1892
Thunder Bay District, 1821 - 1892
Edited by Elizabeth Arthur

This volume is a pioneering excursion into the documentary history of the Thunder Bay area. 

Published Dec 1973