'67: The Maple Leafs, Their Sensational Victory, and the End by Damien Cox, Gord Stellick

By Damien Cox, Gord Stellick

In 1967 the Toronto Maple Leafs gained the Stanley Cup in a beautiful defeat of the amazing Montreal Canadiens. No different Leafs crew has been in a position to do it back. because the years cross, the legend grows. the boys who have been the Leafs in 1967—a scrappy staff of getting older gamers and unsung youngsters—were the kings of the hockey universe. even if, inside 5 years of that victory issues had replaced tremendously for plenty of individuals of the crew: key contributors of the staff, Tim Horton and Terry Sawchuk, have been useless as a result of alcohol and drug-related concerns, and Harold Ballard, the fellow who had succeeded Smythe as King of Carlton highway, was once in penitentiary. Sixty-Seven isn't just one other hockey publication approximately that mythical staff; it's a precise and overall examine the contradictions, the legends, the disgrace and the dignity of '67, telling formerly untold tales from inside of that unforgettable dressing room and much past it.

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Zwar sah er die Ureinwohner aus dem Blickwinkel des ›Zivilisierten‹, jedoch stattete er sie im Geiste des rationalistischen Geschichtsmodells mit positiven und negativen Eigenschaften aus, wie sein Porträt des indianischen Expeditionsführers Matonabbee unterstreicht, dem er ein faszinierendes Denkmal setzte. Ohne Rücksicht auf moralische Tabus der Zeit fällt etwa die detaillierte Beschreibung bestimmter indianischer Heilpraktiken aus, die, genauso wie die berühmte Schilderung des von Copper Indians an Inuit verübten Massakers von Bloody Falls im Juli 1771, einem voyeurhaften Leserinteresse entgegengekommen sein 35 Berichte der Pelzhändler Berichte des zweiten Entdeckerzeitalters Samuel Hearne 36 Alexander Henry Alexander Mackenzie Der Kartograph David Thompson Der Union Jack in Kanada (1763–1867) mag.

Der Einfluss der Gnade habe sie in ihren Projekten immer wieder gestärkt, sodass ihre Leistungen für die kanadische Gemeinschaft höheren Kräften zuzuschreiben seien. Marie de l’Incarnation erweist sich im Bericht von 1654 über ihre mystische Erfahrung als feinsinnige Schriftstellerin, die ihr Innenleben mittels einer einfachen und klaren Sprache darzustellen vermag; Vernunft und mystische Erfahrung gehen auf diese Weise eine literarisch fruchtbare Synthese ein. Mit ihrem schriftstellerischen Werk zählt sie zu den bedeutendsten Mystikerinnen ihrer Zeit.

Die französische Herrschaft am Sankt LorenzStrom war damit an ihr Ende gelangt. 31 DER UNION JACK IN KANADA (1763–1867) Historischer Überblick Die britische Kolonialzeit beginnt mit der Eroberung Quebecs (Friede von Paris 1763), doch die kolonialen Koordinaten wurden schon früher abgesteckt: im Nordwesten und Westen sowie an der Atlantikküste. Die 1670 gegründete Hudson’s Bay Company entwickelte sich seit Ende des 18. s zur beherrschenden Kraft im kanadischen Westen. Einen teilweise blutig geführten Konkurrenzkampf mit der North West Company in Montreal entschied sie 1821 zu ihren Gunsten.

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