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White Rapids

Author: Pascal Blanchet; Helge Dascher
Publisher: Montreal : Drawn & Quarterly ; New York : Distributed in the USA by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fact and fiction weave together the history of the town of Rapide Blanc. Founded in 1928 in an isolated region of Quebec forest, the town was conceived and constructed by the Shawinigan Water & Power company to function as a community for workers at the nearby dam and their families. When the company changed hands in 1971, the town was abruptly shut down.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
History
Bandes dessinées
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pascal Blanchet; Helge Dascher
ISBN: 9781897299241 1897299249
OCLC Number: 85737466
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Rapide blanc.
Responsibility: Pascal Blanchet ; [translated by Helge Dascher].

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Fact and fiction weave together the history of the town of Rapide Blanc. Founded in 1928 in an isolated region of Quebec forest, the town was conceived and constructed by the Shawinigan Water & Power company to function as a community for workers at the nearby dam and their families. When the company changed hands in 1971, the town was abruptly shut down.

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