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DESSAULLES, JEAN – Volume VI (1821-1835)

d. 20 June 1835 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Lower Canada


Responsible Government

Sir John A. Macdonald

From the Red River Settlement to Manitoba (1812–70)

Sir Wilfrid Laurier

Sir George-Étienne Cartier


The Fenians

Women in the DCB/DBC

The Charlottetown and Quebec Conferences of 1864

Introductory Essays of the DCB/DBC

The Acadians

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The War of 1812 

Canada’s Wartime Prime Ministers

The First World War

Suggested Reading

B. P. Clarke, Piety and nationalism: lay voluntary associations and the creation of an Irish–Catholic community in Toronto, 1850–1895 (Montreal and Kingston, Ont., 1993).

R. L. Dallison, Turning back the Fenians: New Brunswick’s last colonial campaign (Fredericton, 2006).

Irish nationalism in Canada, ed. D. A. Wilson (Montreal and Kingston, 2009).

Edward MacDonald, “Who’s afraid of the Fenians? The Fenian scare on Prince Edward Island, 1865—1867,” Acadiensis (Fredericton), 38 (2009), no.1: 33—51. 

W. S. Neidhardt, Fenianism in North America (University Park, Pa, 1975).

Hereward Senior, The Fenians and Canada (Toronto, 1978); The last invasion of Canada: the Fenian raids, 1866­–1870 (Toronto and Oxford, Eng., 1991).

P. M. Toner, “The ‘green ghost’: Canada’s Fenians and the raids,” Éire-Ireland (St Paul, Minn.), 16 (1981), no.4: 2747.

Peter Vronsky, Ridgeway: the American Fenian invasion and the 1866 battle that made Canada (Toronto, 2011).

Reg Whitaker et al., Secret service: political policing in Canada: from the Fenians to fortress America (Toronto, 2012).

D. A. Wilson, “The Fenians in Montreal, 186268: invasion, intrigue, and assassination,” Éire-Ireland, 38 (2003), nos.34: 10933; Thomas D’Arcy McGee (2v., Montreal and Kingston, 2008–11), 2 (The extreme moderate, 1857–1868). 


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