Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press; 2 edition (November 21, 2001)
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Nominated for the Governor-General's Award for Non-Fiction, René Lévesque and the Parti Québécois in strength has been defined because the vintage paintings on essentially the most vital sessions in contemporary Quebec heritage. Graham Fraser paints a brilliant portrait of 1 of the main dynamic political figures of the 20 th century, describes the origins of the Parti Québécois, and provides a picture account of key occasions that also resonate in Canadian political existence: Quebec's language legislation, the 1980 referendum, and the patriation of the structure. In a brand new preface, Fraser completes the tale of the final months of the PQ executive and the interval prime as much as Lévesque's demise in 1987, detailing how Lévesque's management maintains to mark his successors.