The primary purpose of H-Canada is to stimulate dialogue among scholars who study Canadian history. H-Canada enables scholars in history and related disciplines to: communicate current research and research interests; discuss new articles, books, papers, approaches, methods, and tools of analysis; and test new ideas, and share comments and tips on teaching.

Recent Content

Author: 
Samuel Bawlf
Reviewer: 
John Gascoigne

Gascoigne on Bawlf, 'The Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake 1577-1580'


Samuel Bawlf. The Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake 1577-1580. New York: Penguin Books, 2003. xii + 400 pp. $15.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55365-041-6.

Reviewed by John Gascoigne (University of New South Wales)
Published on H-Canada (June, 2005)

Author: 
Philip Girard, Jim Phillips, Barry Cahill, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jean-Philippe Garneau

Garneau on Girard and Phillips and Cahill, 'The Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, 1754-2004: From Imperial Bastion to Provincial Oracle'


Philip Girard, Jim Phillips, Barry Cahill, eds. The Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, 1754-2004: From Imperial Bastion to Provincial Oracle. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2004. 550 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8020-8021-9.

Reviewed by Jean-Philippe Garneau (Centre interuniversitaire d'études québécoises (CIEQ), Université Laval, Québec)
Published on H-Canada (June, 2005)

Author: 
Alexandra Palmer, ed.
Reviewer: 
Donica Belisle

Belisle on Palmer, 'Fashion: A Canadian Perspective'


Alexandra Palmer, ed. Fashion: A Canadian Perspective. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2004. 382 pp. $37.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8020-8590-0; $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8020-8809-3.

Reviewed by Donica Belisle (Frost Centre for Canadian Studies and Native Studies, Trent University)
Published on H-Canada (May, 2005)

Three Centuries of Northern North American Fashion

Author: 
Tanya Titchkosky
Reviewer: 
Geoffrey F. Reaume

Reaume on Titchkosky, 'Disability, Self, and Society'


Tanya Titchkosky. Disability, Self, and Society. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2003. xiv + 283 pp. $61.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8020-3561-5; $31.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8020-8437-8.

Reviewed by Geoffrey F. Reaume (Critical Disability Studies, York University)
Published on H-Canada (May, 2005)

Author: 
Alan Trachtenberg
Reviewer: 
Paige Raibmon

Raibmon on Trachtenberg, 'Shades of Hiawatha: Staging Indians, Making Americans, 1880-1930'


Alan Trachtenberg. Shades of Hiawatha: Staging Indians, Making Americans, 1880-1930. New York: Hill & Wang, 2004. xxv + 369 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-374-29975-0.

Reviewed by Paige Raibmon (Department of History, University of British Columbia)
Published on H-Canada (May, 2005)

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