Acadia : The Geography of Early Nova Scotia to 1760. First Edition in dustjacket

By: CLARK, Andrew Hill

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CLARK, Andrew Hill. Acadia : The Geography of Early Nova Scotia to 1760. Madison, Milwaukee and London : The University of Wisconsin Press, 1968. First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xx,(2),[3]-450,(2). Illustrated. Maps, tables. Map endpapers. 8vo, tan cloth with brown titles to spine. Tennyson 219, Tennyson:Cape Bretoniana 601. Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. The Endowment of Nature (The Forms of the Land, Climate, Vegetation, Soils); 3. The Micmac Indians : First Residents of Acadia (The People, The Economy, Other Elements of Material Culture); 4. Acadia to 1670 (The Extent of Acadia, Beginnings in 1632, French Settlement and Nominal French Control, The Settlements, The English Interregnum); 5. The Acadian Expansion, 1670-1710 (A Crown Colony: The Acadian Sector of New France, Population Growth and Location, The Settlements, The Economy); 6. Acadian Nova Scotia, 1710-1748 (Sovereignty, Government and the Course of Events, The Tenure of the Land, The Growth and Distribution of Population, The Individual Settlements, The Economy); 7. Cape Breton Island to 1758 (The Course of Events, Population and Settlement, The Island's Economy); 8. Mid-Century Transitions (The Course of Events, Population Numbers and Distribution, Economic Activity, The Removal of the Acadians, The Return of the Acadians, Preparation for the New England Immigration); 9. Conclusion. With bibliography and index. Previous owner's name, else vg in lightly chipped, spine sunned dustjacket. 125.00

Title: Acadia : The Geography of Early Nova Scotia to 1760. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: CLARK, Andrew Hill

Categories: 888,

Publisher: 1968,:

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Keywords: ACADIAN NOVA SCOTIA CANADIAN HISTORY GEOGRAPHICAL FRENCH ACADIANS GEOGRAPHY CANADA CAPE BRETON,