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Author Griffiths, N. E. S. (Naomi Elizabeth Saundaus), 1934-

Title From migrant to Acadian : a North American border people, 1604-1755 / N.E.S. Griffiths.

Publication Info. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2005.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  971.5 G855F    Check Shelf
Description xix, 633 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [583]-612) and index.
Contents Exploration for settlement and trade -- "Acadie" or "Nova Scotia" -- The first Acadian community -- The establishment of a border colony -- Acadia: a colony of France -- Acadia: life in a border colony -- Acadian resilience -- The last years of French rule -- Conquest and reaction -- Utrecht and the policy of Acadian neutrality -- Accommodations -- British administration, Acadian settler -- Years of war, 1745-48 -- The splintered truce -- The final months of accommodation -- The decision to deport.
Subject Acadia -- History.
Acadians -- History.
Acadians -- Ethnic identity.
ISBN 0773526994 alkaline paper
Standard No. 9780773526990
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