Inventing Canada: Early Victorian Science and the Idea of a Transcontinental Nation

  title={Inventing Canada: Early Victorian Science and the Idea of a Transcontinental Nation},
  author={Suzanne Zeller},
"The Carleton Library Series" makes available once again "Inventing Canada", Suzanne Zeller's classic history of science, land, and nation in Victorian Canada. Zeller argues that the middle decades of the nineteenth century that saw the British North American colonies attempting to establish a transcontinental nation also witnessed the rise of an analytical tradition in science that challenged older conceptions of humanity's relationship with nature and the land. Zeller taps a wide range of… 
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