Utiful and useful. Y life MUCH ATTENTION IS PAID TO THE attention is paid to the agricultural settlements and early towns in which Canadians lived during this period Large scale maps show individual settlements; small scale maps explain how the patterns of distribution and trade shaped the growth of these settlements and in turn of CanadaAn extraordinarily rich picture of our past emerges from the combination of text and graphic material in this volume an illustration of Canada's early development that
No Other Document Has Ever other document has ever With the other two volumes of the atlas it presents a splendid visual Record Of The Roots Of Our Society And The Evolution of the roots of our society and the evolution the intensely regional culturally diverse nation we know today. Ascinating but bea. And economic impact Of European Exploitation Trade And Settlements Looking European exploitation trade and settlements looking detail at relations between Europeans and native peoples Richly detailed plates describe the movements of the new arrivals the fisheries around Newfoundland and in the Gulf of St Lawrence the French colonization in Acadia and the St Lawrence valley The Development Of Agriculture development of agriculture growth of towns the expansion of the fur trade and its impact on the various native nations and on the West generallyUnlike most historical atlases which focus on geopolitical events and their territorial conseuences this volume of the Historical Atlas of Canada and its two companion volumes emphasize the circumstances of ordinar. .
SUMMARY Historical Atlas of Canada Volume I From the Beginning to 1800 Historical Atlas of Canada.
A book not only A Uniuely Beautiful Record Of Canada's A uniuely beautiful record of Canada's development this volume of the Historical Atlas of Canada explores the relationship between what is now Canada and its people from the earliest evidence of human habitation to the beginning of the nineteenth centuryThe early traces date back some 12000 ears From this starting point at the end of the late Wisconsinan glacial maximum the atlas provides an unprecedented outline of Canadian prehistory and the early historic period The first 18 remarkable maps describe the settlements cultural development agriculture and economic systems of
THE INDIAN AND INUIT PEOPLES OFIndian and Inuit peoples of and their predecessorsThe volume goes on to illuminate the social.