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BOILEAU, John. The Peaceful Revolution : 250 Years of Democracy in Nova Scotia. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing, (2008). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xiv,-226. Illustrated throughout. Index. Large 8vo (185 x 235 mm), art- & photo-illustrated green cardcovers, with French flaps. With white, brown, & black lettering to spine.
John Boileau (b. 1945, Moncton, New Brunswick) long-serving Canadian miliary officer and author.
Foreword by Premiers John Hamm & Russell MacLellan.
Prologue - The Beginnings of Parliamentary Democracy.
1. Conflict for a Continent.
2. Colonial Government in Acadia.
3. The Fight for Representative Government.
4. The First Legislative Assembly.
5. New France and New England.
6. Revolution and Rebellion.
7. The Loyalist Ascendance.
8. Reform Begins.
9. The Accidental Reformer [on Joseph Howe].
10. The Growth of Reform.
11. The Struggle for Responsible Government.
12. Responsible Government and Beyond.
Conclusion - Participating in Democracy.
Appendix 1 - Celebrating Democracy.
Appendix 2 - Governors of Acadia, 1603-1710.
Appendix 3 - Governors, Lieutenant-Governors, and Administrators of Nova Scotia, 1710-1786.
Appendix 4 - Governors of Ile Royale, 1654-1763, and Lieutenant-Governors and Administrators of Cape Breton, 1784-1820.
Appendix 5 - Lieutenant-Governors and Administrators of Nova Scotia, 1786-2008.
Appendix 6 - Premiers of Nova Scotia, 1848-2008.
Appendix 7 - Speakers of the Nova Scotia Legislative Assembly, 1758-2008.
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Title: The Peaceful Revolution : 250 Years of Democracy in Nova Scotia. First Edition
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2008, ISBN:9781551096803: 2008
ISBN Number: 1551096803
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