United States Expansionism and British North America, 1775-1871
By Reginald C. Stuart
390 pp., 6.125 x 9.25
Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-6625-2
Published: June 2012
eBook ISBN: 978-0-8078-6409-8
Published: January 2004
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Awards & distinctions
1990 Albert B. Corey Prize, American Historical Association
This sweeping study surveys nearly a century of diverse American views on the relationship between the United States and the Canadian provinces, filling out a neglected chapter in the history of aggressive U.S. expansionism. Until the mid-nineteenth century, many believed that Canada would ultimately join the United States. Stuart provides an insightful view of the borderland, the Canadian-American frontier where the demographics, commerce, and culture of the two countries blend.
Originally published in 1988.
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"Illustrates the complexity of United States-Canadian border relations and the evolution of commercial and personal ties that have sustained an expanding, peaceful, and successful relationship between two English-speaking neighbours."--Canadian Review of Studies in Nationalism