Toronto, old and new a memorial volume, historical, descriptive and pictorial, designed to mark the hundredth anniversary of the passing of the Constitutional Act of 1791 which set apart the province of Upper Canada and gave birth to York now TorontoThe defences both of the Fort and the town were unhappin weak, for Sir James Yeoa#39;s contingent of the Royal Marines had ... it falling into the hands of the enemy , and the fuse wasl lit, from all accounts undesignedly, at a horribly inopportune moment. ... In these affairs, as well as in the victories of the next year at Chryslera#39;s Farm and Chateauguay, the loss to her arms of the ... The country had been devastated, innumerable homes made desolate, and thousands of lives sacrificed, in ananbsp;...
|Title||:||Toronto, old and new|
|Publisher||:||Рипол Классик -|