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by J. M. Bumsted

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  • ISBN 0887556620
  • ISBN13 978-0887556623
  • Language English
  • Author J. M. Bumsted
  • Publisher Univ of Manitoba Pr (July 1, 1999)
  • Pages 288
  • Formats doc lrf mobi rtf
  • Category Biography
  • Subcategory Historical
  • Size ePub 1387 kb
  • Size Fb2 1742 kb
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With more than 1,600 biographical sketches, the Dictionary covers over 300 years of Manitobans and Manitoba history. Starting with the early explorers in the seventeenth century, it includes many contemporary Manitobans from the fields of politics, the arts, sports, commerce, agriculture and social life. As well, special emphasis is placed on reflecting Manitoba's ethnic and social diversity, and on including important men and women whose contributions are now overlooked.

The Dictionary of Manitoba Biography "fills this gap, with biographical sketches of over 1700 Manitobans who .

The Dictionary of Manitoba Biography "fills this gap, with biographical sketches of over 1700 Manitobans who have made an impact in politics, the arts, sports, commerce, agriculture, and society during their lives. It is an invaluable resource for scholars, students, and general readers interested in Canadian history. Bumsted is the author of many popular and scholarly books on Canadian history, including Fur Trade Wars, The Dictionary of Manitoba Biography, and the widely used textbook The Canadian Peoples: A History.

Dictionary of Canadian Biography, University of Toronto. January 1978 · Biography. Do you want to read the rest of this article? Request full-text.

Manitoba has been at the crossroads of many of the important debates and events in Canadian history. Manitoba has been at the crossroads of many of the important debates and events in Canadian history. From the early fur trade to the Riel Rebellion to the Winnipeg General Strike, Manitobans have frequently played crucial roles in Canadian and sometimes world history.

Bumsted, J. M. Dictionary of Manitoba Biography (2000) Bumsted, J. "The Quest for a Usable Founder: Lord Selkirk and Manitoba Historians, 1856-1923," Manitoba History, June 1981, Issue 2, pp 2–7. Calder, Alison and Wardhaugh. Dictionary of Manitoba Biography (2000). Politics in Manitoba: Parties, Leaders, and Voters (2008). Chafe, J. W. Extraordinary Tales from Manitoba History (1973). Bumsted, J. Calder, Alison and Wardhaugh, Robert, ed. History, Literature, and the Writing of the Canadian Prairies. of Manitoba Press, 2005.

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Dictionary of Manitoba Biography. As well, special emphasis is placed on reflecting Manitoba's ethnic and social diversity, and on including important men and women. With more than 1,600 biographical sketches, the Dictionary covers over 300 years of Manitobans and Manitoba history. Starting with the early explorers in the seventeenth century, it includes many contemporary Manitobans from the fields of politics, the arts, sports, commerce, agriculture and social life.

The Dictionary of National Biography (or DNB) is a biographical reference for deceased persons notable in British history. Google Books has various page image formats for all of the volumes, as does the Internet Archive

The Dictionary of National Biography (or DNB) is a biographical reference for deceased persons notable in British history. Google Books has various page image formats for all of the volumes, as does the Internet Archive. Volume 1 (Abbadie to Anne; 1885): Google Books ; Internet Archive (M).

Bumsted teaches history at the University of Manitoba. He is the author of many popular and scholarly books on Canadian history, including Fur Trade Wars, The Dictionary of Manitoba Biography, and The Canadian Peoples: A History. He has also contributed to the Canadian Encyclopedia.

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