Provincial Justice: Upper Canadian Legal Portraits
In the formative years of Ontario's history, the law loomed large, as a profession, a preoccupation of legislators, a subject of debate and controversy, and a force that many citizens found themselves up against. Robert Fraser has drawn from the pages of the Dictionary of Canadian Biography the stories of sixty people who played a key role in the legal history of Upper Canada.
Told in a readable style that has been much praised, these profiles contain information that bears the authoritative stamp of the DCB volumes from which they come. They add a valuable personal dimension to Ontario's legal history.
- Series: Heritage
- World Rights
- Page Count: 470 pages
- Dimensions: 6.0in x 1.7in x 9.0in
Author InformationRobert Fraser is the executive officer of the Dictionary of Canadian Biography.
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