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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: FRYER, MARY BEACOCK. Title: More Battlefields of Canada.
Description: Dundurn Press, Toronto, (1993).. 184 pp, 8vo (8 7/8" H), soft cover. ISBN 1550021893 B&w photos, reproductions, maps. "..the individual chapters begin by setting the context of the battle in terms of the larger struggle of which it was a part. The reader is then taken onto the battlefield with an hour by hour account. A brief conclusion to each chapter assesses the consequences for the victor and the loser, assigning each battle its place in Canadian history. Not all the battles re-created in this volume were fou g h t i n Canada. Some of the conflicts took place in the United States, and there is also an account of the Canadian experience in Hong Kong in 1941.." Includes, among others: Louisbourg, 1758; Quebec, 1775-1776; Fort Astoria, 1813-1846; Battl e of C r ys le r's Farm, 18 1 3; Battle of Moraviantown, 1813; Battle of Lundy's Lane, 1814; Red River Expedition, 1870; Cut Knife Creek, 1885; Paardeberg, South Africa, 1900. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - cle an an d b rig ht. Fine.
Keywords: Canada, Battles, Battlefields, Acadian Civil War, Quebec, D'iberville, Hudson Bay, Newfoundland, Louisbourg, Fort Frontenac, Sainte-Foy, York, War of 1812, Astoria, Crysler's Farm, Moraviantown, Lundy's Lane, Windsor, Red River Expedition, Wiskey, C
Price: US$ 15.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 24590
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