History of Early Nova Scotia. Pbk 2nd ed


McCREATH, Peter L. and John G. LEEFE. A History of Early Nova Scotia. (Tantallon, N.S.; Four East Publications, 1983). Second Edition. Pp 1-320. Illustrated. 8vo, trade paperback. Peter L. McCreath (b. July 5, 1943, Halifax, Nova Scotia). Honorary Colonel Hon. John Gordon Leefe ECNS DCL (b. March 21, 1942, Saint John, New Brunswick). Chapters : 1. The French Presence: The Beginning: 1598-1605; 2. Port Royal: 1605-1607; 3. Poutrincourt's Colony: 1607-1614; 4. Sir William Alexander and the Founding of 'Nova Scotia': 1620-1631; 5. Struggle for the Fur Trade: La Tour vs d'Aulnay: 1614-1650; 6. ThePuritan Interlude: 1650-1670; 7. The Last Effort: 1670-1689; 8. King Willi am's War: Villebon and the Malecites Save Acadia: 1690-1700; 9. The Last Days and Fall of Acadia: 1701-1710; 10. The Establishment of Louisbourg: 1713-1738; 11. The Yankee Crusade to Louisbourg: 1739-1749; 12. The Fall of Louisbourg: 1756-1758; 13. The Oath of Allegiance: 1710-1748; 14. "Imperial Design: 1749-1754; 15. The Worst Piece of Service:1755-1758; 16. A People Well Pleased: 1758-1774; 17. My Countrymen: 1774-1782. With a good index. Slightly cocked, spine creasing, intermittent pencilled underlining and marginalia, else vg. 14.00

Title: History of Early Nova Scotia. Pbk 2nd ed

Author Name: McCREATH, Peter L. and John G. LEEFE LEEFE, John G. POUTRINCOURT ALEXANDER, William

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Four East Publications, Tantallon, NS, 1983, ISBN:0969004141:

Seller ID: 83548

Keywords: CANADIAN HISTORY NOVA SCOTIA CANADA ACADIAN LOUISBOURG CAPE BRETON,