The Decided Policy of William Lyon Mackenzie

@article{Gates1959TheDP,
  title={The Decided Policy of William Lyon Mackenzie},
  author={Lillian F. Gates},
  journal={The Canadian Historical Review},
  year={1959},
  volume={40},
  pages={185 - 208}
}
  • L. F. Gates
  • Published 1 September 1959
  • History
  • The Canadian Historical Review
• m•BETJJ•O• OF 1887 in the province of Upper Canada came as the climax of a long period of provincial discontent, the origin of which can be traced back, ff not to the very beginning of the colony, at least to 1800. This dissatisfaction, originating in the land regulations of Lieutenant-Governor Hunter, deepened uring the administration of his successor. The radical or pro-American party, to use a term with which it was found convenient to smear it, received a temporary setback during the War… 
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