Revolt in Upper Canada under William Lyon Mackenzie (35 words)

Historical Context Note

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After a revolt in Lower Canada led by Louis Joseph Papineau, a similar rebellion breaks out in Upper Canada under the leadership of William Lyon Mackenzie, but this is easily crushed by the British government.

Editors. "Revolt in Upper Canada under William Lyon Mackenzie". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[, accessed 30 March 2017.]

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