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Title Remembering 1759 : the conquest of Canada in historical memory / edited by Phillip Buckner and John G. Reid
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, ©2012
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 317 pages) : illustrations
Contents 'The immortal Wolfe'? Monuments, memory, and the Battle of Quebec / Joan Coutu and John McAleer -- 'Where famous heroes fell': Tourism, history, and liberalism in Old Quebec / Alan Gordon -- In search of the Plains of Abraham: British, American, and Canadian views of a symbolic landscape, 1793-1913 / J.I. Little -- History, historiography, and the courts: The St. Lawrence mission villages and the fall of New France / Jean-François Lozier -- Interpreting the past, shaping the present, and envisioning the future: Remembering the Conquest in nineteenth-century Quebec / Michel Ducharme -- Overcoming a national 'catastrophe': The British conquest in the historical and polemical thought of Abbé Lionel Groulx / Michel Bock -- Intervening with abondon: The Conquest's legacy in the Canada-Quebec-France triangle of the 1960s / David Meren -- A nightmare to awaken from: The Conquest in the thinking of Québécois nationalists of the 1960s and after / Alexis Lachaine -- Below the academic radar: Denis Vaugeois and constructing the Conquest in the Quebec popular imagination / Brian Young -- Remembering the Conquest: Mission impossible? / Nicole Neatby -- What is to be done with 1759? / Jocelyn Létourneau
Summary Combined with Revisiting 1759, this collection provides readers with the most comprehensive, wide-ranging assessment to date of the lasting effects of the Conquest of Canada
Notes Papers from the conference on 1759 Revisited: The Conquest of Canada in Historical Perspective, held at the University of London, 2009
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Includes some text in French
Subject Collective memory -- Canada -- Congresses
Collective memory -- Canada
Collective memory -- Québec (Province)
Collective memory -- Québec (Province) -- Congresses
Plains of Abraham, Battle of the, Québec, 1759 -- Anniversaries, etc
Plains of Abraham, Battle of the, Québec, 1759 -- Anniversaries, etc. -- Congresses
Québec Campaign, Québec, 1759 -- Anniversaries, etc
Québec Campaign, Québec, 1759 -- Anniversaries, etc. -- Congresses
Collective memory.
HISTORY -- Canada -- General.
HISTORY -- Canada -- Pre-Confederation (to 1867)
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Buckner, Phillip A. (Phillip Alfred), 1942-
Reid, John G., 1948-
ISBN 144269923X