Rebellion and Reform
Part 1Video Cassette - 2000
Focuses on the rebellions of 1837-8, the political conflicts that led to them, and their unexpected consequences. It portrays a colonial society caught up in rapic growth, and currents of democratic thought after the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Through the figures of Joseph Howe, Louis-Joseph Papineau and William Lyon Mackenzie, it traces the different courses these political conflicts took in Nova Scotia, Upper and Lower Canada.
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ; Edmonton, Alta. : Distributed by Access, c2000.
Characteristics: 1 videocassette (VHS) (54:07) :,sd, color ;,1/2 in.
Alternative Title: Canada, a people's history (Television program)
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