How Canada came to be

A Brief History

By (author) Anna Jennings Steen
Categories: History
Publisher: Bayeux Arts
Paperback : 9781988440057, 180 pages, June 2017


This book celebrates Canada’s 150th birthday. Its origins lie in a cross-Canada solo train trip the author made, from Pacific to Atlantic coasts, to celebrate Canada’s 100th birthday. A rich history detailing the pioneers like Marco Polo, John Cabot, Cartier, Champlain, the Voyageurs, The Hudson’s Bay Company, Samuel Hearne, David Thompson, Lord Durham, all the way to the 20th century.