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Politics, race and religion in French Canada

Laurier L. LaPierre

Politics, race and religion in French Canada

Joseph Israel Tarte.

by Laurier L. LaPierre

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Published in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tarte, Joseph Israel, -- 1848-1907,
  • Québec (Province) -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLE3 T52 PHD 1962 L36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 555 leaves.
    Number of Pages555
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14743557M

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