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search for identity & the development of Quebec culture

Ben-Zion Shek

search for identity & the development of Quebec culture

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Published by s.n. in [s.l .
Written in English

  • French-Canadian literature -- Québec (Province),
  • Québec (Province) -- Civilization

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ben-Z. Shek.
    SeriesBackground paper - Committee for an Independent Canada
    LC ClassificationsPS9255Q4 S5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. --
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18870003M

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