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4 edition of The picture of Quebec found in the catalog.

The picture of Quebec

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Published by Bourne, Depository of Arts in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 37442, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 37442
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 microfiches (61 fr.)
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24401831M
ISBN 100665374429

A BRIEF HISTORY OF QUEBEC, CANADA. By Tim Lambert. Early Quebec. The city of Quebec was founded in by Samuel de Champlain. He began a trading post there. During the 17th century and the early 18th century Quebec grew slowly. The Maison Chevalier was built in In it was the scene of a decisive battle when it was captured by. Quebec, eastern province of Canada. Constituting nearly one-sixth of Canada’s total land area, Quebec is the largest of Canada’s 10 provinces in area and is second only to Ontario in population. Its capital, Quebec city, is the oldest city in Canada. Its major metropolis, Montreal, is . The Quebec Ice Hotel is a unique, fairytale-like structure. The artistry and work that has gone into its erection are truly impressive, and the interior lighting gives the Quebec Ice Hotel a strange and glorious glow. All of this magic is best appreciated at night when fewer people are actually in the hotel.


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