Sir Francis Hincks : A Study of Canadian Politics, Railways, and Finance inthe Nineteenth Century. First Edition

By: LONGLEY, Ronald Stewart HINCKS, Francis

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LONGLEY, Ronald Stewart. Sir Francis Hincks : A Study of Canadian Politics,Railways, and Finance in the Nineteenth Century. By Ronald Stewart Longley , M.A., Ph.D., Alumni Professor of History, Acadia University. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1943. First Edition. Pp (4),[i]-vi,(2),1-480, portrait frontispiece + 2 plates. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Sir Francis Hincks (b. December 14, 1807, Cork, Ireland - d. August 18, 1885, Montreal, Quebec of smallpox). For fisheries issues see chapters : 10. Reciprocity Negotiations with the United States (pp.242-274), and 14. The Fisheries Again (pp.383-406). Chapters : 1. Ancestry and Early Life; 2. Banker and Politician; 3. Advocate of Responsible Government; 4. Member of Parliament; 5. Member of the Government; 6. In Opposition; 7. Finance Minister and Imperialist; 8. The Railway Era; 9. The Grand Trunk; 10. Reciprocity Negotiations with the United States; 11. Radicalism and New Party Alignments; 12. Imperial Governor; 13. Canadian Minister of Finance; 14. The Fisheries Again ; 15. Plans for a Pacific Railway; 16. Closing Years; 17. Place in Canadian Histoty. With bibliography and index. Small dent to spine, else verygood. 80.00

Title: Sir Francis Hincks : A Study of Canadian Politics, Railways, and Finance inthe Nineteenth Century. First Edition

Author Name: LONGLEY, Ronald Stewart HINCKS, Francis

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Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1943,:

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Keywords: NAUTICAL FISHERIES NOVA SCOTIA CANADA POLITICAL HISTORY TRAINSPORTATION RAILWAYS BIOGRAPHY,