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A short history of Quebec

Author: John Alexander Dickinson; Brian J Young
Publisher: Montréal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 4th edView all editions and formats

Offering a comprehensive overview of Quebec, this book focuses on the social and economic development of the region as well as the identity issues of its diverse peoples. It covers Quebec's political  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dickinson, John Alexander.
Short history of Quebec.
Montréal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2009293966
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Alexander Dickinson; Brian J Young
ISBN: 9780773575301 0773575308 9780773577268 0773577262
OCLC Number: 549311315
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxv, 436 pages) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1. The Native people and the beginnings of New France --
2. Preindustrial Quebec, 1650s-1810s --
3. Preindustrial society and economy --
4. Economy and society in transition, 1810s-1880s --
5. Politics and institutions in transition, 1810s-1880s --
6. Industrial capitalism, 1890s-1930s --
7. Church, state, and women in capitalist society, 1890s-1930s --
8. From depression to Quiet Revolution --
9. The Quiet Revolution --
10. Contemporary Quebec : a distinct society.
Responsibility: John Dickinson and Brian Young.
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"The best book currently available in English on the history of Quebec." The Ottawa Citizen

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