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BECKERT, SVEN. Empire of Cotton: A Global History. New York: Vintage Books, 20

BERNARD, SHANE and GIROUARD, JULIA. 1992. “’Colinda’: Mysterious Origins of a Cajun Folksong.” Journal of Folklore Research 29 (1). Indiana University Press: 37–52.

BOYCE, DOUGLAS. 1973. “A Glimpse of Iroquois Culture History through the Eyes of Joseph Brant and John Norton.” Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 117 (4). American Philosophical Society: 286–94. 

BRUMWELL, STEPHEN. White Devil: A True story of War, Savagery, and Vengeance in Colonial America. Cambridge MA: Da Capo Press, 2004.

BUCKNER, PHILLIP and REID, JOHN C, eds. Revisiting 1759: The Conquest of Canada in Historical Perspective. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2012.

CALLOWAY, COLIN G. The Victory with No Name: The Native American Defeat of the First American Army. New York: Oxford UP, 2015.

CALLOWAY, COLIN G. The Scratch of a Pen, 1763, and the Transformation of North America. New York, Oxford UP, 2006.

CALLOWAY, COLIN G. The American Revolution in Indian Country. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1995. Series: Studies in North American Indian History.

CATAPANO, A. C. The Rising of the Ongwehònwe: Sovereignty, Identity, and Representation on the Six Nations Reserve. Theses and Dissertations [Comprehensive] Stony Brook University, 2007.

COCKRELL, DALE. Demons of Disorder: Early Blackface Minstrels and their World. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1997.

CRONON, WILLIAM. Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists and the Ecology of New England. New York: Hill and Wang, 1983.

CROSBY, ALFRED W. Ecological Imperialism the Biological Expansion of Europe, 900-1900. Cambridge: Cambridge UP 1986

ECKERT, Allan W. The Wilderness War. Ashland: Jesse Stuart Foundation Kentucky, 2003.

FISCHER, DAVID HACKETT. Champlain’s Dream. New York: Random House, 2008.

FISCHER, DAVID HACKETT. Albion’s Seed: Four British Folkways in America. New York: Oxford UP, 1989.

FONER, ERIC. Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad. New York: W. W.  Norton & Company, 2015.

GRAYMONT, BARBARA. The Iroquois in the American Revolution. Syracuse: Syracuse UP, 1972.

JAMISON, PHIL. Hoedowns, Reels and Frolics: Roots and Branches of Southern Appalachian Dance. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2015.

JOHNSON, STEPHEN, ed. Burnt Cork: Traditions and Legacies of Blackface Minstrelsy. Boston: University of Massachusetts Press, 2012.

KELSAY, ISABEL THOMPSON.  Joseph Brant 1743-1807: Man of Two Worlds. Syracuse: Syracuse UP, 1984.

KING, THOMAS. The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America. Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 2012.

LAXER, JAMES. Staking Claims to a Continent: John A Macdonald, Abraham Lincoln, Jefferson Davis, and the Making of North America. Toronto: Anansi 2016.

PAXTON, JAMES W. Joseph Brant and his World: 18th century Mohawk Warrior and Statesman. Toronto: James Lorimer & Company, 2008.

PRESTON, DAVID L. 2005. “George Klock, the Canajoharie Mohawks, and the Good Ship Sir William Johnson: Land, Legitimacy, and Community in the Eighteenth-Century Mohawk Valley”. New York History 86 (4). New York State Historical Association: 472–99.

MCLYNN, FRANK. 1759: The Year Britain Became Master of the World. London: Vintage Books, 2008.

NORTHUP, SOLOMON. Twelve Years a Slave. New York: Penguin Books 2013. First published by Derby and Miller, 1853.

ROSA, JOSEPH G. Age of the Gunfighter: Men and Weapons on the Frontier 1840-1900. San Diego: Thunder Bay Press, 2000.

TAYLOR, ALAN. American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2016.

TAYLOR, ALAN. The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia. 1772-1832. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2013.

THOMPSON, KATRINA DYONNE. Ring Shout, Wheel about: The Racial Politics of Music and Dance in North American Slavery. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2014.

VENABLES, ROBERT W.  New York History. Vol. 66, No. 3,  pp. 333-335. New York State Historical Association, July 1985.

 War of 1812

BICKHAM, TROY. The Weight of Vengeance: The United States, the British Empire and the War of 1812. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2012.

LAXER, JAMES. Tecumseh & Brock: The War of 1812. Toronto: House of Anansi Press, 2012

NORTON, JOHN. The Journal of Major John Norton 1816, edited  with introductions and notes by Carl F Klink and James J Talman. Toronto: The Champlain Society, 1970.

TORRY, ALVIN. W. M. Hosmer ed. Autobiography: First Missionary to the Six Nations and the Northwestern Tribes of British North America. Auburn: William J Moses, 1861.

TAYLOR, ALAN. The Civil War of 1812: American citizens, British subjects, Irish rebels, & Indian allies. Toronto: Vintage Books, 2011.



CLARK, A.D. AND HAYWARD, N.M. Talking Appalachian: Voice, Identity and Community. Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 2013.

“Navigation” 1831-1880, chartered in 1832

HILL, BRUCE E. The Grand River Navigation Company. Brantford: Brant Historical Society, 1994.

SHANAHAN, DAVID. “Tory Bureaucrat as Victim: The Removal of Samuel Jarvis, 1842–47.” Ontario History, Vol. XVC, Number 1, Spring 2003, 38–64.

Uprising of 1837 in Upper Canada

KILBOURN, WILLIAM. The Firebrand: William Lyon Mackenzie and the Rebellion in Upper Canada. Toronto: Clarke Irwin, 1956.

MACNAB, SOPIHA. The Diary of Sophia MacNab. Written at Dundurn Castle Hamilton, 1846, age 13.  Hamilton: W. L. Griffin Ltd, 1968.

ROBESEON, VIRGINIA R., ed. Upper Canada in the 1830s. Curriculum series 22. Toronto:  The Toronto Institute for Studies in Education, 1977.

First Nations & early settler communities

BENN, CARL. The Iroquois in the War of 1812. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1999, reprinted 2004.

BENN, CARL. The War of 1812. Oxford: Osprey Publishing House, 2002.

COMEAU, PAUL-EMILE. Acadian Driftwood: The Roots of Acadian and Cajun Music. Kingston: Fox Music Books (Quarry Press) 2014.

FAUX, DAVID K. Understanding Ontario First Nations Genealogical Records. Toronto: the Genealogical Society, 2002.

FEE, MARGERY. Literary Land Claims: The Indian Land Question from Pontiac’s War to Attawapiskat. Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier UP, 2007.

FENTON, WILLIAM N. The Great Law and the Longhouse; A Political History of the Iroquois Confederacy. Norman: The University of Oklahoma Press, 1988/1998.

FULFORD, TIM. HUTCHINGS, KEVIN, eds. Native Americans and Anglo-American Culture, 1750-1850. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2009.

GRAYMONT, BARBARA. The Iroquois. New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1988.

HALE, HORATIO. The Iroquois Book of Rites. Philadelphia: D.G. Brinton. Brinton’s Library of Aboriginal American Literature, 1883.

HARRING, SIDNEY L. White Man’s Law: Native People in Nineteenth-Century Jurisprudence. Toronto: Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History. University of Toronto Press, 1998.

JACOBS, WILBUR R. Wilderness Politics and Indian Gifts: the northern colonial frontier, 1748 -17 63. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1950.

JOHNSTON, CHARLES M. The Valley of the Six Nations: A Collection of Documents on the Indian Lands of the Grand River. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. The Champlain Society for the government of Ontario, 1964.

JOHNSON, E PAULINE. The Moccasin Maker. A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff, ed. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1987. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1913.

JOHNSON, E. PAULINE. Fee, Margery. Nason, Dory, eds. Tekahionwake: E. Pauline Johnson’s Writings on Native North America. Peterborough: Broadview Press, 2015.

KINSELLA, W.P. The Moccasin Telegraph and Other Stories. Toronto: The Penguin Group, 1983.

MANN, CHARLES C. 1491: New Revelations of the Americas before Columbus. New York: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group2006. 

MANN, BARBARA A. and JOHANSEN, BRUCE ELLIOT. Encyclopedia of the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy). Westport: Greenwood Press, 2000.

MANN, CHARLES C. 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.

MANN, CHARLES C. 1491: New Revelations of the Americas before Columbus. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2005.

MARACLE, BRIAN. Back on the Rez: Finding the Way Home. Toronto: Penguin Books Canada Ltd, 1996.

MACKINNON, KERSHAW, ARNASON, OWEN, KARST, HAMERSLEY CHAMBERS. Edible & Medicinal Plants of Canada. Edmonton: Lone Pine Publishing, 2009.

MILLER, J. R. Compact, Contract, Covenant: Aboriginal Treaty-making in Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009.

MONTURE, RICK.  We Share Our Matters: Two Centuries of Writing and Resistance at Six Nations of the Grand River. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press. 2015.

MULLER, KATHRYN V. The Two Mystery Belts of the Grand River: A Biography of the Two Row Wampum and the Friendship Belt. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, American Indian Quarterly, Vol 13, no 1, Winter 2007, 129-164.

NOON, JOHN A. Law and the Government of the Grand River Iroquois. New York: Viking Fund Publications in Anthropology Number 12, 1949. Reprinted, Johnson Reprint Corporation, 1964

NORMAN, ALISON. Race, Gender and Colonialism: Public Life among the Six Nations of Grand River, 1899-1939. Thesis and dissertations (comprehensive) Doctor of Philosophy. Department of Theory and Policy Studies. Ontario Institute for Studies in Education University of Toronto, 2010.

PARKER, A. C. Certain Iroquois Tree Myths and Symbols. American Anthropologist, New Series, Vol 14. No. 4 (Oct -Dec, 1912), 608-620.

PARKER, A. C. Skunny Wundy: Seneca Indian Tales. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1926.

REILLY, JOHN. Bad Medicine: A Judge’s Struggle for Justice in a First Nations Community. Victoria: RMB, 2010.

ROGERS, EDWARD S. SMITH, DONALD B. Aboriginal Ontario: Historical Perspectives on the First Nations. Toronto: Ontario Historical Studies Series for Government of Ontario, Dundurn Press, 1994.

SHERWIN, ALLAN. Bridging Two Peoples, Chief Peter Jones 1843-1909. Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier UP, 2012.

SIMPSON, AUDRA. Mohawk Interruptus: Political Life across the Borders of Settler States. Durham: Duke UP, 2014.

SIVERTSEN, BARBARA J. Turtles, Wolves and Bears: A Mohawk Family History. Bowie: Heritage Books Inc, 1996.

SMITH, DONALD B. Sacred Feathers. The Reverend Peter Jones (Kahkewaquonaby) and the Mississauga Indians. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1987.

SMITH, DONALD B. Mississauga Portraits. Ojibwe Voices from Nineteenth–Century Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2013.

WARRICK, G AND BRUCE, C. Written in the Earth: The Story of Davisville. DVD. Toronto: Silvercord Productions, 2007.

WEAVER, SALLY M. Medicine and Politics among the Grand River Iroquois. Ottawa: National Museum of Man #4, National Museums of Canada, 1972.

Irish Famine 1840s

CROWLEY, SMYTH AND MURPHY, eds. Atlas of the Great Irish Famine. New York: NYU Press, 2012.

WOODHAM-SMITH, CECIL. The Great Hunger: The Story of the Famine of the 1840s, which Killed a Million Irish Peasants, Sent Hundreds of Thousands to the New World, and Influenced History Down to the Present Day. New York: Harper & Row, 1962.


AKENSON, DONALD HARMON. The Irish in Ontario: A Study in Rural History. Kingston: McGill-Quuen’s U P, 1984.

ARCULUS, PAUL. Mayhem to Murder: The History of the Markham Gang. Port Perry: Observer Publishing, 2003.

BACKHOUSE, CONSTANCE.  Colour-Coded: A Legal History of Racism in Canada, 100-1959. Toronto: Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History, 1999.

BACKHOUSE, CONSTANCE. Petticoats and Prejudice: Women and Law in Nineteenth-Century Canada. 1991 Women’s Press. Reissued Women’s Press Classic. Toronto: Women’s Press (with the Osgoode Society) 2015.

BEATTIE, GLADYS MACKEY. The Canadian Horse: A Pictorial History. North Hatley: self-published, 1999.

BROWN, QUENTIN, ed. This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township. Millbrook: Millbrook Historical Society, 1990.

BYERS, M AND MCBURNEY, M. The Governor’s Road: Early Buildings and Families from Mississauga to London. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1982.

BYERS, M AND MCBURNEY, M. Tavern in the Town: Early Inns and Taverns of Ontario. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1987.

DEVEREUX, CECILY. “Colonial space/Imperial Identity: How Sara Jeannette Duncan Navigated Victorian Canada, Americanization, and the Empire of the Race by Herself  (pp36-54).” Found in Diversity and change in early Canadian Women’s writing, ed Jennifer Chambers. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholarship Publishing, 2008.

DREW, BENJAMIN. The Refugee: A North Side View of Slavery. Reading: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, 1969.

DUNCAN, SARA JEANNETTE. The Imperialist. Peterborough: Broadview Editions, 2005.

FIAMENGO, JANICE. The Woman’s Page. Journalism and Rhetoric in Early Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2008.

FILES, ANGELA. African Hope Renewed along the Grand River. (1400-1800) Brantford: Taylor Made Printing, 2004. 

GZOWSKI, PETER. An Unbroken Line. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1984.

HVIDSTEN, J PETER. Uxbridge: The First Hundred Years 1800-1900. Port Perry: Observer Publishing, 2010.

JAMESON, MRS [ANNA MURPHY]. Sketches in Canada and Rambles among the Red Men. London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1852.

JAMIESON, KEITH. HAMILTON, MICHELLE A. Dr. Oronhyatekha Security, Justice, and Equality. Toronto: Dundurn Press, 2016.

JEFFERYS, C.W. The Picture Gallery of Canadian History. Vols. 1,2,3. Toronto: Ryerson Press. 1945.

JOHNSTON, WILLIAM. History of Perth County, 1825-1902/History of the County of Perth. 1825-1902. Stratford: W.M. O’Beirne Beacon Office, 1903.

JOHNSTON, WILLIAM. The Pioneers of Blanshard; An Historical Sketch of the Township. Toronto: William Briggs, 1899.

KNOWLES, NORMAN. Inventing the Loyalists: The Ontario Loyalist Tradition & the Creation of Usable Pasts. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1997.

MCCALLA, DOUGLAS. Consumers in the Bush: Shopping in Rural Upper Canada. Kingston: McGill-Queen’s UP, 2015.

MCCONNELL, R.E. Our Own Voice: Canadian English and How It Came To Be. Toronto: Gage Publishing Limited, 1978.

MCNEIL, MAGGIE. Report on the Magdalen Laundries.

MILLS, DAVID. The Idea of Loyalty in Upper Canada 1784-1850. Kingston: McGill-Queen’s UP, 1988.

MONTAGUE, ART. The Canadian Horse: The fascinating story of Canada’s National Breed. Toronto: James Lorimer & Company LTD, 2010.

MURRAY, DAVID. Justice, Morality, and Crime in the Niagara District 1791-1849. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2003.

QUIRK, LAURA KATHLEEN. The Thompsons’ Town: Family, Industry, and Material Culture in Indiana, Ontario, 1830–1900″ (2010). Theses and Dissertations (Comprehensive). Paper 1086.

REVILLE, F. DOUGLAS. History of the County of Brant. Brantford: the Hurley Printing Company. First edition, 1920. Second printing Centennial edition, 1967.

ROBERTS, JULIA. In Mixed Company: Taverns and Public Life in Upper Canada. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2009.

SCANLAN, LAWRENCE. Little Horse of Iron: A Quest for the Canadian horse. Toronto: Random House, 2001.

TAUSKY, THOMAS. Sara Jeannette Duncan: Novelist of Empire. Port Credit: P. D. Meany Publishers. 1980.

THOMPSON, AUSTIN SETON. Jarvis Street: A Story of Triumph and Tragedy. Toronto: Personal Library Publishers, 1980.

WEAVER, JOHN C. Crimes Constables and Courts: Order and Transgression in a Canadian City, 1816-1970. Kingston: McGill-Queen’s UP, 1995.

WINKS, ROBIN W. The Blacks in Canada: A History. Second edition. Kingston: McGill-Queens UP, 1997.

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Lives of Squire Davis and Jennet Ferguson

HEENEY, S. H. Scratchings Across Cultures: A Memoir of Denial and Discovery, self-published, 2011. 


David Thompson and Ruthven Hall


BROWN, DONALD E. Human Universals. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1991.

BUDIANSKY, STEPHEN. The Nature of Horses: Exploring Equine Evolution, Intelligence and Behaviour. New York: the Free Press, 1997.

DEVINE, T. M. The Scottish Nation 1700-2007. London: Penguin Books, 2006.

FISCHER, DAVID HACKETT. Fairness and Freedom: A history of Two Open Societies New Zealand and the United States. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2012.

JONES, STEVE. Darwin’s Ghost: The Origin of Species Updated. Toronto: Doubleday, 1999.Kolbert, Elizabeth. The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History. New York: Picador, 2014.

MACHIAVELLI, NICCOLÒ. The Prince. New York: Chartwell Books, Inc., 2009.  Trans W.K. Marriott.

MARX, KARL and ENGELS, FRIEDRICH. The Communist Manifesto. English edition 1888, edited by Friedrich Engels. 

PAINE, THOMAS. Common Sense. Mineola: Dover Publications, 1997.

PARKER, MATTHEW. The Sugar Barons: Family, Corruption, Empire and War in the West Indies. New York: Walker & Company, 2011.

WALKER, BARBARA. The Women’s Encyclopedia of Myths and Secrets. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1983.

Game Theory

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Axelrod, Robert. The Complexity of Cooperation: Agent-Based Models of Competition and Collaboration. Princeton: Princeton UP, 1997.

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Blackmore, Susan. The Meme Machine. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1999.

Blake, Michael. Justice and Foreign Policy. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2013.

Blute, Marion. Darwinian Sociocultural Evolution: Solutions to Dilemmas in Cultural and Social Theory. New York: Cambridge UP, 2007.

Bourtchouladze, Rusiko. Memories are Made of This: How Memory Works in Humans and Animals. New York: Columbia UP, 2002.

Boyd, Robert, and Joan Silk. How Humans Evolved. (Seventh Edition) New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2015.

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Cavalli-Sforza, Luigi Luca, and Francesco Cavalli-Sforza. The Great Human Diasporas: The History of Diversity and Evolution. Boston: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, 1995.

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Damasio, Antonio. Looking for Spinoza: Joy, Sorrow, and the Feeling Brain. New York: Harcourt Inc., 2003.

Damasio, Antonio. The Feeling of What Happens: Body and Emotion in the Making of Consciousness. New York: Harcourt Brace & Co., 1999.

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Dawkins, Richard. The Extended Phenotype: The Long Reach of the Gene. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1999.

de Waal, Frans. Mama’s Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves. New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 2020.

de Waal, Frans, and Frans Lanting. Bonobo: The Forgotten Ape. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997.

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Dennett, Daniel C. From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds. W. W. Norton & Company, 2017.

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Fodor, Jerry. The Mind Doesn’t Work That Way. Cambridge: A Bradford Book, 2000.

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Goleman, Daniel. Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ. New York: Bantam Books, 1995.

Goleman, Daniel. Vital Lies, Simple Truths: The Psychology of Self-Deception. New York: A touchstone Book, 1985.

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Hamer, Dean. The God Gene: How Faith is Hardwired into Our Genes. New York: Doubleday, 2004.

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Hitchens, C., and Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins, Daniel C. Dennett. The Four Horsemen: The Conversation that Sparked an Atheist Revolution. London: Bantam Press, 2019.

Holmes, Stanley. “Manners Make the Difference: Insensitive Executives Losing Contracts as Decision-Making Globalizes.” Edmonton Journal. November 29, 1997.

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Jackendoff, Ray. Foundations of Language: Brain, Meaning, Grammar, Evolution. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2002.

Jackendoff, Ray. Languages of the Mind: Essays on Mental Representations. Cambridge: A Bradford Book, 1992.

Kagan, Jerome. Surprise, Uncertainty, and Mental Structures. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2002.

Kazuo, Sakai, and Nakana Ide. The Art of Lying. Trans. Sara Aoyama. New York: Red Brick Press, 1998.

Krastev, Ivan, and Stephen Holmes. The Light that Failed: Why the West is Losing the Fight for Democracy. New York: Pegasus, 2020.

Krishnamurti, J., and David Bohm.  The Limits of Thought. Discussions. New York: Routledge, 1999.

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McGaugh, James L. Memory and Emotion: The Making of Lasting Memories. New York: Columbia UP, 2003.

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Minsos, S. Weird Tit-for-tat: The Game of Our Lives. Edmonton: Spotted Cow Press, 2004.

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