The Resource Canadian state trials, Volume 1, Law, politics, and security measures, 1608-1837, edited by F. Murray Greenwood and Barry Wright

Canadian state trials, Volume 1, Law, politics, and security measures, 1608-1837, edited by F. Murray Greenwood and Barry Wright

Label
Canadian state trials, Volume 1, Law, politics, and security measures, 1608-1837
Title
Canadian state trials
Title number
Volume 1
Title part
Law, politics, and security measures, 1608-1837
Statement of responsibility
edited by F. Murray Greenwood and Barry Wright
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume examines this record of Canadian state trials for the period 1608-1837, highlighting security law during the American revolution, the wars against revolutionary/Napoleonic France, and the War of 1812.<BR>
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
345.71/009
Index
index present
LC call number
KE226.P6
LC item number
C36 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
Label
Canadian state trials, Volume 1, Law, politics, and security measures, 1608-1837, edited by F. Murray Greenwood and Barry Wright
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Introduction: State Trials, the Rule of Law, and Executive Powers in Early Canada; PART ONE: c. 1608-1783; 1 The Crime of Lèse-Majesté in New France: Defence of the Secular and Religious Order; 2 The 'Hoffman Rebellion' (1753) and Hoffman's Trial (1754): Constructive High Treason and Seditious Conspiracy in Nova Scotia under the Stratocracy; 3 'Twelve Apostles' or a Dozen Traitors? Acadian Collaborators during King George's War, 1744-8; 4 Civilians Tried in Military Courts: Quebec, 1759-64
  • 1 Approaching an Iceberg: Some Guidelines for Understanding Archival Sources Relating to State Trials2 Note on Sources; 3 Supporting Documents; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
  • 11 State Trials and Security Proceedings in Upper Canada during the War of 1812PART THREE: c. 1814-37; 12 Parliamentary Privilege and the Repression of Dissent in the Canadas; 13 The Attempted Impeachment of the Lower Canadian Chief Justices, 1814-15; 14 The Gourlay Affair: Seditious Libel and the Sedition Act in Upper Canada, 1818-19; 15 Upper Canada in the 1820s: Criminal Prosecution and the Case of Francis Collins; 16 Liberty of the Press in Early Prince Edward Island, 1823-9; 17 R. v. Howe (1835) for Seditious Libel: A Tale of Twelve Magistrates; APPENDICES
  • 5 'Government by Will and Pleasure Instead of Law': Military Justice and the Legal System in Quebec, 1775-836 Rebellion and Repression in Nova Scotia in the Era of the American Revolution; PART TWO: c. 1783-1814; 7 Sedition among the Loyalists: The Case of Saint John, 1784-6; 8 Judges and Treason Law in Lower Canada, England, and the United States during the French Revolution, 1794-1800; 9 The Official Mind and Popular Protest in a Revolutionary Era: The Case of Newfoundland, 1789-1819; 10 Sir James Craig's 'Reign of Terror' and Its Impact on Emergency Powers in Lower Canada, 1810-13
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on1004771364
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1 online resource
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781487596187
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Specific material designation
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  • (OCoLC)1004771364
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