Canada and the United States: Ambivalent Allies / Edition 3

Canada and the United States: Ambivalent Allies / Edition 3

by John Herd Thompson, Stephen J. Randall
     
 

ISBN-10: 0773523774

ISBN-13: 9780773523777

Pub. Date: 06/28/2002

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press

From the American Revolution to NAFTA to the Helms-Burton Act and beyond, Canada and the United States offers a current, thoughtful assessment of relations between the two countries. Distilling a mass of detail concerning cultural, economic, and political developments of mutual importance during the past two centuries, this survey enables readers to grasp

Overview

From the American Revolution to NAFTA to the Helms-Burton Act and beyond, Canada and the United States offers a current, thoughtful assessment of relations between the two countries. Distilling a mass of detail concerning cultural, economic, and political developments of mutual importance during the past two centuries, this survey enables readers to grasp quickly the essence of the shared experience of these two countries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780773523777
Publisher:
McGill-Queens University Press
Publication date:
06/28/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
432

Table of Contents

List of Mapsxi
Acknowledgments to the Third Editionxiii
Introduction1
1.A Revolution Repeatedly Rejected, 1774-18719
2.Canada in the Shadow of Industrial America, 1871-190341
3.Beginning a Bilateral Relationship, 1903-191970
4.The New Era, 1919-193099
5.Acquaintance to Alliance, 1930-1941127
6.World War to Cold War, 1941-1947156
7.Canada in the New American Empire, 1947-1960184
8.The Moose That Roared, 1960-1968214
9.The Ambivalent Ally, 1968-1984244
10.Republicans and Tories, 1984-1993274
11.A North American Trajectory? 1994-2001297
Epilogue: "Plus ca change ..."318
Notes327
Bibliographical Essay375
Index393

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