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Québec, the French-Canadian province

Québec, the French-Canadian province

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Published by Roads Department (Tourist Bureau) in Québec, Qué .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Québec (Province) -- Descriptions et voyages -- 1901-1950.

  • Edition Notes

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    ContributionsQuébec (Province). Office du tourisme
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsFC"2917.4"Q3"1927
    The Physical Object
    Pagination97 p. :
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21628151M

    The Office québécois de la langue française (OQLF), or the Quebec Board of the French Language, is a public organization established in the province on Ma Part of its initial mission was to “work on the normalization of the language in Québec and support state intervention to carry out a global language policy that would consider notably the importance of . Historical Fiction Set in Canada A list of books that are set in any given historical period of Canadian History. Criteria for this list include: at least 25% of the book must take place in Canada, The book must be written in English or French and must be fictional.

    Fantasy fiction, French-Canadian--Quebec (Province)--Book reviews: Toronto Public Library. comment. share. save hide report. % Upvoted. Log in or sign up to leave a comment log in sign up. Sort by. best. . Why You Should Learn French in Quebec. If you want to learn French, an obvious place to do so is France. Yet there are many other places throughout the world where you can learn and practice you’re looking to learn French in a unique and interesting way, then the French-speaking Canadian province of Quebec might just be the perfect choice for : Rosscooper.

    Québec is probably what all North America would have been like if the French had won the Seven Years' War. This eastern province has always been able to find an excuse for a party. Quebec is the only province whose official language is French. The capital city is Quebec City, with a population of nearly , Quebec is also home to Canada’s second largest city, and the second largest French speaking city in the world, Montreal (more than four million people).


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