Dictionary of Canadian Biography, 1851-1860

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Francess G. Halpenny, Jean Hamelin
University of Toronto Press, Jan 1, 1985 - Biography & Autobiography - 1129 pages
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The Dictionary of Canadian Biography is the definitive biographical reference work in Canadian history. "No serious student of Canada's past can function without access to this thorough, balanced and reliable source." R. Hall, Globe and Mail.

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Published simultaneously in French, this reference work is recognized as Canada's definitive source on biography. The 12th volume completes the first part of the series (1000-1900) and will be ... Read full review

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JEAN HAMELIN is a former professor of history at Université Laval. He received the Governor General's Award for his Histoire du catholicisme québecois.

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