Founding Fathers: The Celebration of Champlain and Laval in the Streets of Quebec, 1878-1908
by Ronald Rudin
The late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries saw an unprecedented wave of public celebration of the past. Throughout the western world, heroes and great events from earlier times were celebrated through such devices as staging lavish parades, constructing intricately designed monuments, and mounting theatrical re-enactments of pivotal moments in history. In Quebec, tw...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published September 1st 2003 by University of Toronto Press
(first published 2003)
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