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Both owned and passed cai Richler (1931–2001) and Stars such as Celine Dion down through families and Robertson Davies (1913–95) and Bryan Adams have made clans – autobiography, child- are noted for their wry take a huge impact in Europe and ren’s books, plays, short stor- on contemporary Canadian the US. In the classical sphere, ies, poetry, essays, and novels society. Many authors have orchestras such as the have been produced by Cana- reached a wider public Montréal Orchestre dian native writers since the through having their Symphonique are 19th century.

But his work also 1603. While the ship that carried him laid the seeds of conflict with the across the Atlantic lay at Tadoussac, English that would last well into Champlain ascended the St. Lawrence the next century and beyond. River by canoe to the Lachine Rapids. In 1605, Champlain’s attempt to THE HUDSON’S found a colony at Port Royal failed, but BAY COMPANY in 1608 the seeds of a first tiny French In 1610, English voycolony at Quebec City were planted, ager Henry Hudson with the construction of three twolanded at the bay that story houses, a courtyard, and a watchstill bears his name.

Quebec, as the politics of The patron saint of French mere survival rose Canada is St. Jeanto the politics of Baptiste (St. John the assertiveness (with Baptist); parades and French President parties mark his Charles de Gaulle feast day on June adding his rallying 24. ” in 1966). nationalist style in Acadians in New Quebec, where the Brunswick gained real politbig day is called the Fête ical power to preserve their National. The provincial bird unique heritage, Francoof Quebec is the snowy owl, Ontarians fought for control and the flower remains the over their own schools, and white lily, both of which Manitobans used the courts flourish in the province.

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