Culturally diverse was not even a work or words spoken fifty years ago it was not until the 1980's that diversity became an everyday word the railroad opened up the west, where the vast canadian riches lie. Britain did very well in the seven year's war, capturing canada, cuba, the profitable sugar-producing island of guadeloupe, and a good chunk of french-held india. Economically canada did quite well, so did the citizens most of the men were in uniform, most of the women had jobs working for war production during the second world war, canadian industries manufactured war materials and other supplies for canada, the united states, britain, and other allied countries.
A short 5 minute presentation on the topic of wwi and its impact on canada. When world war ii broke out and the united states entered things changed for women as they did during world war i world war i experience during world war i the rapidly expanding war industries dipped heavily into the labor force of women. World war ii produced important changes in american life--some trivial, others profound one striking change involved fashion to conserve wool and cotton, dresses became shorter and vests and cuffs disappeared, as did double-breasted suits, pleats, and ruffles even more significant was the.
With the ending of the world war ii many changes were brought to the profession of nursing, but no one could have expected an increased nursing shortage after the war as being an effect after the war ended only one in six nurses returned to their previous nursing positions (judd et al, 2010, p 141. The war of 1812 has been referred to as a victorious second war for independence, and used to define canadian identity, but the british only remember 1812 as the year napoleon marched to. The seven years' war resulted in major changes regarding the north american colonies held by britain and france britain won the war against the french and their native american allies, but the. War and the economy at first the war hurt a troubled economy, increasing unemployment and making it hard for canada's new, debt-ridden transcontinental railways, the canadian northern and the grand trunk pacific, to find credit. By the end of the war, canada had the world's 4th largest air force and 3rd largest navy as well, the canadian merchant navy completed over 25,000 voyages across the atlantic the financial cost of the war was tallied at $22billion between the 1939-50 fiscal years.
The second world war was a defining event in canadian history, transforming a quiet country on the fringes of global affairs into a critical player in the 20th century's most important struggle canada carried out a vital role in the battle of the atlantic and the air war over germany, and. The first world war shaped the canadian identity because of what canadians did during the war there were many things that helped develop canada's identity, but the most notable event that affected canadians during the first world war was the battle of vimy ridge. The us civil war did not have as big an affect as some might believe prior to the civil war, the province of canada (east and west) as well as the provinces of nova scotia and new brunswick all had very strong relationships with the united sta. Canada's debt began before the war but quickly escalated because of it in 1914, a little before the war, drought caused a loss in wheat crops, causing farmers to lose more money than expected. Daylight saving time (dst) is the practice of setting the clocks forward 1 hour from standard time during the summer months, and back again in the fall, in order to make better use of natural daylight.
In the post-war period, the increasing rise in the standard of living in europe, especially in western europe, meant that european immigrants were less interested in immigrating to canada. The october crisis benefited canada and affected canada in several major ways one example is that quebec did not become its own independent country, and the quebec left wing parties lost a lot of support. The result of the second world war fundamentally changed canada and its economy started booming there are many reasons for this change and if you remember, world war i also made a big impact on the development of canada however, in the next few paragraphs i will talk about how canada gained much.
In canada we are at war eighty thousand canadian soldiers have crossed the ocean for the front some sixty-five thousand more are enlisted for overseas service and are training in military camps. Just like world war i the result of world war ii brought drastic changes to canada's economy during canada's ten year period from 1939 to 1949 to this date there has been no other time frame where canada's economy changed so much. Most significantly, boyko argues, canada's first prime minister, sir john a macdonald, used the war to leverage both the timing and manner of canada's confederation, and to demonstrate how. The boer war canada gets its first taste of battle when it fights with britain in south africa at the turn of the 20 th century, the boer war held all the promise of noble and heroic adventure for.
How did america change socially, politically, and economically from 1607 to 1763 1 educator answer discuss the role of the united states in korea in the decade after world war 2. The american civil war of 1861 to 1865 haunts the united states to this day canadians also have an enduring fascination with the conflict that set state against state, community against community. Canada's role in the battle of the atlantic left it with the third-largest navy in the world by the end of the war rcaf pilots fought in every major combat theatre, especially the bomber offensive against germany, sustaining 10,000 dead.