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Introduction to canadian history 1867 - 1914 canada's flag from 1868 - 1921 why join together canada was created for three reasons: a) to protect against the united • riel then fled to the united states to avoid trial for the murder of thomas scott which took place at the beginning of the rebellion . 38 dufour's departure in 1972 for full-time service with the government of quebec was a serious loss to the ranks of the international law professoriate in canada for information on the university, see harvey, dc, an introduction to the history of dalhousie university (halifax: mccurdy printing co.