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4 edition of Canada & the French found in the catalog.

Canada & the French

  • 134 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Quebec (Province)
    • Subjects:
    • French-Canadians,
    • Biculturalism -- Quebec (Province),
    • Quebec (Province) -- History -- 1960-,
    • Quebec (Province) -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Donald J. Riseborough.
      SeriesA Facts on File publication
      ContributionsRiseborough, Donald J., Facts on File, Inc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1053.2 .C35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 266 p. ;
      Number of Pages266
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5067386M
      ISBN 100871962241
      LC Control Number74075155

      In his book Ethnic Diversity in Catholic America, Harold J. Abramson states that the completeness with which French-Canadian Americans transplanted their religion, especially to the New England area, was partly due to being close to Canada. Basically, the immigrants set up the same sort of parish-centered social organization that had existed in. Canada & the French. New York: Facts on File, © (OCoLC) Online version: Canada & the French. New York: Facts on File, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Donald J Riseborough; Facts on File, Inc.

      French Canadian Literature of results for Books: Literature & Fiction: Canadian: French Canadian Storied Streets: Montreal in the Literary Imagination. The telephone directory (the “phone book”) City maps.. 28 Government information sources English or French (Canada’s official languages), you will need to obtain certified translations. If you are immigrating to Quebec, it is best to translate the documents into French.

      Discover Canada: The Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship is used by newcomers to study for the citizenship test. It also contains information about the history of Canada, how our government works, symbols of Canada and its regions. Below, choose how you want to read and explore Discover Canada. *Persons born in Canada, or in the United States of one or two French-Canadian parents. Source of the data: Leon TRUESDELL, The Canadian Born in the United States, New haven, , p. 77; as given in Yves ROBY, Les Franco-Américains de la Nouvelle-Angleterre, Sillery, Septentrion, , p. Emigration was thus largely centred on New England.


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