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Theatre and politics in modern Québec

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Published by University of Alberta Press in Edmonton, Alta., Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Québec (Province)
    • Subjects:
    • Theater -- Political aspects -- Québec (Province),
    • Theater and society -- Québec (Province),
    • Theater -- Québec (Province) -- History -- 20th century,
    • French-Canadian drama -- History and criticism

    • Edition Notes

      StatementElaine F. Nardocchio.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2305.Q4 N37 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 157 p. ;
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2327133M
      ISBN 100888640870, 0888640889
      LC Control Number86212831


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