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A nation divided; Canada and the coming of Pierre Trudeau

Author: Peter C Newman
Publisher: New York, Knopf, 1969 [©1968]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Newman, Peter Charles.
Nation divided.
New York, Knopf, 1969 [©1968]
(OCoLC)590470380
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter C Newman
OCLC Number: 29447
Notes: Originally published in 1968 under title: The distemper of our times.
Description: xv, 469 pages 24 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Part One: Presumption of power --
1: A sizzling of fuses --
2: Sixty days a-go-go --
Part Two: Paradox in power --
3: A good man in a wicked time --
4: The seminal influences --
5: The captive hero --
6: The politics of utility --
7: The puzzle inside the Chinese boxes --
Part Three: Renegade out of power --
8: The waltz of the party pashas --
9: A dark and bellowing presence --
10: The year Dalton Camp blew his cool --
11: The struggle for succession --
12: Convention --
13: Done for --
14: The new leader --
Part Four: Exercise of power --
15: The acrobats in the empty circus tent --
16: Walter Gordon: Troubled Canadian --
17: A footnote on Sailor Jack --
18: The exploding epaulettes --
19: The great flag debate --
20: The temptations of power --
Part Five: Emancipation of power --
21: The revolt that tried to become a revolution --
22: Nine momentous days in April --
23: The death of co-operative federalism --
Part Six: Power denied --
24: The uncertain trumpet call --
25: The man who tried to become Canada --
26: The campaigner who never was --
27: The reluctant reckoning --
Part Seven: Abdication of power --
28: The Munsinger affair --
29: Downhill all the way --
30: The flowering of Pierre --
Acknowledgments.
Other Titles: Distemper of our times
Responsibility: [by] Peter C. Newman.
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