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French-Canadian thinkers of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

Laurier L. LaPierre

French-Canadian thinkers of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

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Published by McGill University Press, Published for the French Canada Studies Programme McGill University in Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French-Canadians -- Biography.,
  • French-Canadians -- Intellectual life.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 115-117.

    Statementedited by Laurier L. LaPierre.
    SeriesFour o"clock lectures ; 1
    ContributionsMcGill University. French Canada Studies Programme
    The Physical Object
    Pagination117 p. ;
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22137201M

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French-Canadian thinkers of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Montreal: McGill University Press, Published for the French Canada Studies Programme McGill University (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Laurier L LaPierre; McGill University.

French Canada Studies Programme. French-Canadian Thinkers of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. Montreal: MQUP, © Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Laurier L LaPierre.

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