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Quebec and Canadian democracy.

Oliver, Michael

Quebec and Canadian democracy.

  • 390 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nationalism -- Quebec (Province),
  • Canada -- Politics and government.,
  • Québec (Province) -- Politics and government.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF5477 O45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination504-515p.
    Number of Pages515
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14312709M


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