Land of the Red Soil : A Popular History of Prince Edward Island. First Edition.

By: BALDWIN, Douglas

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BALDWIN, Douglas. Land of the Red Soil : A Popular History of Prince EdwardIsland. (Charlottetown, PEI) : Ragweed Press, 1990. First Edition. Pp (8), 9-191,(1). With some b&w photos and other illustrations in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers. Chapters : 1. Welcome Home; 2. The First Islanders; 3. Ile St. Jean: A Neglected Land; 4. The Micmac and the Acadians; 5.The End of the French Period; 6. Settling the Island; 7. Shipwrecks, Hards hips and Pioneer life (pp.61-74); 8. Early Island Government; 9. Politics and the Land Question; 10. Confederation; 11. Ship Ahoy! (pp.101-105); 12. The Working World; 13. An Age of Change; 14. Wars, Rum and the Economy; 15. Depression, the Second World War and Co-operatives; 16. The Three Rs; 17. Entertainment; 18. The Struggle for Women's Rights; 19. A Multicultural Island; 20. The Island Way. With appendix and index. Very good. 15.00

Title: Land of the Red Soil : A Popular History of Prince Edward Island. First Edition.

Author Name: BALDWIN, Douglas

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Ragweed Press, Charlottetown, 1990, ISBN:0920304966:

Seller ID: 17497

Keywords: PEI CANADA CANADIAN HISTORY LOCAL PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND POLITICAL ECONOMIC,