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    The Shack Short Story

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    Within a few years of Lawrence arriving the Colony of Quebec split into Upper and Lower Canada. Upper Canada’s (to be Ontario) first Lieutenant Governor was John Graves Simcoe and one of his many concerns was the threat posed by the newly minted United States and that they may, in the future want to annex the Canadas. He added to the population of Upper Canada by augmenting the regulations to include disaffected Americans that were not Loyalists. Hence, the population in and around the Niagara Region blossomed as the 18th Century closed. The Jennings further adding to the score by having Edward in…

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    The Fulstow Short Story

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    for points in the US and even spoons for Toronto. Lesson’s for a Would Be Rebel For a restless youth this region was not going to satisfy the dreams he had back in the old country. This is not where the action was despite the grumblings of the farmers and workers of the area with their grievances to the old Colonel Talbot who had set up a good part of the area. They would like to overthrow him but were in no position to try – at least not yet. Farther to the east, however, there was a much…

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    It is a well known fact that taxes were introduced into Canada in order to support the soldiers fighting overseas during World War I. However, the charging of taxes did not end when the war did. Canada continued to charge its citizens taxes after the war and until the present day. Taxes and the laws surrounding them affect almost every single person in the country of Canada, whether it be incorporated companies, organizations, legal representatives or the average working person. The Canada…

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    Canada decided to unite upper Canada and lower Canada to get rid of all problems. The problems that the British Colonies were facing like political problems, economic problem, and military problems. They were not able to keep up, so one of the solutions was to unite upper Canada and lower Canada for stronger alliances. When uniting both upper and lower Canada complication occurred but certain events helped form modern Canada as we know it. OLD CANADA 1867 was when canada gained its…

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    July 1st, 1867, is a well-known date for any Canadian. July 1st marks the official day Canada was created into an independent country by the uniting of Nova scotia, New Brunswick, Ontario (Upper Canada) and Quebec (Lower Canada). There were many causes for Confederation such as things going on across sea’s in Britain, below in the United States, Economic reasons, Military, etc. Canada came together like no other country has before, there were no wars. The United States and Britain Played…

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    1812 Economic Changes

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    directly after the war, America experienced numerous changes the years following the war. At the brink of the War of 1812, Canada had a mixture of different peoples whose loyalty to the British Empire was uncertain. British did not found a practical technique, they were speaking English to inherent French Canadians. As a result Canada divide two colonial provinces Lower and Upper Canada. People in Lower Canada were speaking mostly French and there were Catholics who were culturally different…

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    Alphonsus Iascairí Feirmeoir, a 45 year old male Christian immigrant from Ireland that came to settle in Canada to start up a farming business. Alphonsus migrated to Canada due to the potato famine in Ireland. But, what was the cause of the potato famine? The great famine or the Ireland potato famine was caused by a potato disease; Phytophthora infestans better known as potato blight. This infection damaged crops throughout Europe during the 1840s to around the 1860s. However Ireland was the…

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    and director from Guernsey. He is considered as a Canada's hero in the war of 1812. After that war the official's gave him Professional name "The Hero of Upper Canada". Sir Isaac Brock was conceived on October 6, 1769 at St Peter Port on the Channel Island of Guernsey, the eighth child and eleventh offspring of John Brock and Elizabeth de Lisle. Five of his elder brothers would survive to manhood, when Isaac was born, their ages ranged from ten to one. In spite of absence of his formal…

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    British lived there too. After the French and Indian war, the British took over Canada. Even though the British did a good job of unifying the dominion, there was a huge group of French and English. Rebellions broke out because of the cultural difference of the English and French. The Red River Rebellion broke out between the upper and lower regions of Canada. The upper region was led by Mackenzie and the lower region was led by…

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    Canadian Identity Essay

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    The concept of Canadian identity is difficult to define, as there are many unique interpretations of what it means to be Canadian. Throughout the development of Canada’s political and cultural landscape, a divide between the historically English and French speaking regions of Canada formed and, even today, this divide continues to exist. The government in the predominantly English-speaking regions of Canada created a single concept of what being Canadian meant, at the expense of other distinct…

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