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Studies on the History of Quebec/Études d’histoire du Quebec

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  1. Beyond Brutal Passions
    During a time of significant demographic, geographic, and social transition, many women in early nineteenth-century Montreal turned to prostitution and brothel-keeping to feed, clothe, protect, and house themselves and their families.... Learn More
    Published: 10th July 2015
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £27.99
  2. Why Did We Choose to Industrialize?
    The choice to industrialize has changed the world more than any other decision in human history. And yet the three prevailing explanations - the technical (new energy sources), the Marxist (new social relations), and the neo-liberal... Learn More
    Published: 10th July 2015
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £33.00
  3. Des sociétés distinctes
    In 2006 fifteen suburban municipalities of Montreal partially regained the autonomy they lost during the 2002 mergers. The fact that most of these were affluent suburbs did not go unnoticed. Supporters of the "one island,... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 2015
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £31.00
  4. Patrician Families and the Making of Quebec
    History has often ignored the influence in modern Quebec of family dynasties, patriarchy, seigneurial land, and traditional institutions. Following the ascent of four generations from two families through eighteenth-century New... Learn More
    Published: 15th October 2014
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £27.99
  5. Quebec Hydropolitics
    The construction in the 1940s of hydroelectric dams and reservoirs, Lakes Manouan and Passe Dangereuse, were enormous projects that had consequences not only on the environment but also on international affairs. Built by the Aluminium... Learn More
    Published: 27th January 2011
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £25.99
  6. The Empire Within
    In a brilliant history of a turbulent time and place, Mills pulls back the curtain on the decade's activists and intellectuals, showing their engagement both with each other and with people from around the world. He demonstrates... Learn More
    Published: 25th March 2010
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £25.99
  7. Done with Slavery
    Hardback | £41.00
  8. Vie et mort du couple en Nouvelle-France
    Hardback | £83.00
    Paperback | £33.00
  9. The Freedom to Smoke
    In the late Victorian era, smoking was a male habit and tobacco was consumed mostly in pipes and cigars. By the mid-twentieth century, advertising and movies had not only made it acceptable for women to smoke but smoking had become... Learn More
    Published: 30th September 2005
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £25.99
  10. A Meeting of the People
    In A Meeting of the People Roderick MacLeod and Mary Anne Poutanen look at the Protestant public education system and the communities that established, and were served by, its schools, from the origins of public education in 1801... Learn More
    Published: 3rd June 2004
    Hardback | £91.00
  11. Making Public Pasts
    Gordon shows that while individual memory is crucial to establishing and maintaining identity, public memory is contested terrain - official customs and traditions, monuments, historic sites, and the celebration of anniversaries... Learn More
    Published: 24th October 2001
    Hardback | £91.00
  12. Amassing Power
    The damming of the Saguenay brought industrialisation on a grand scale to rural Quebec in the form of newsprint and aluminum manufacture. Tapping into rich and diverse sources in Canada, the United States, and Europe, Massell... Learn More
    Published: 13th July 2000
    Hardback | £91.00
  13. The Metamorphoses of Landscape and Community in Early Quebec
    French settlers distanced the indigenous people and flora and fauna to create a landscape that by the mid-eighteenth century had become recognizably European. British industrialists and landowners attempted similar appropriations... Learn More
    Published: 4th February 2000
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £25.99
  14. Carabins ou activistes?
    Studies of young activists have tended to focus on the period of the 1960s. Neatby shows us that the youth of the sixties were not the only ones to distinguish themselves by their social activism and idealism - students of the... Learn More
    Published: 20th September 1999
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £33.00
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