Alberta's Revolutionary Leaders

Alberta's Revolutionary Leaders

by Timothy Clarke Byrne
     
 

The first election after World War I marked the commencement of Alberta's political revolution, a protest against Canada's old-line parties - Liberal and Conservative - that ignored the unique needs of Westerners. From 1921-1971, Alberta's political giants, along with the people of Alberta, shaped Alberta as we know it. Highlighting the lives and political…  See more details below

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The first election after World War I marked the commencement of Alberta's political revolution, a protest against Canada's old-line parties - Liberal and Conservative - that ignored the unique needs of Westerners. From 1921-1971, Alberta's political giants, along with the people of Alberta, shaped Alberta as we know it. Highlighting the lives and political contributions of four of Alberta's revolutionary leaders - Henry Wise Wood, J.E. Brownlee, William Aberhart, and Ernest C. Manning - Alberta's Revolutionary Leaders traces Alberta's political, social, and economic evolution during this important period in its history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781550590241
Publisher:
Detselig Enterprises, Limited
Publication date:
10/15/1991
Pages:
247
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x (d)

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