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Ren� L�vesque —Poliquin, Daniel.
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2010
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Ren� L�vesque was born into a Quebec dominated by the Catholic Church, rural values, and Anglophone control of business. He was part of the 1960s Quiet Revolution that saw the province become a secular society bent on ec...

Mackenzie a political biography of William Lyon Mackenzie —Sewell, John, 1940-
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2005

Mackenzie started out in Scotland, gaining political experience during the 1820 uprisings in Glasgow. Arriving in Canada, he became the first mayor of Toronto, and he was also the leader of the Rebellion of 1837. History...

Notre miroir à deux faces Trudeau, Lévesque ... et, forcément, avec bien d'autres, Joe Clark, Brian Mulroney, Jean Marchand, Gérard Pelletier, John Turner, Jean Chrétien, et cetera, ainsi que Robert Bourassa, Pierre Bourgault, Claude Ryan, Jacques Parizeau, Pierre-Marc Johnson, Robert Bourassa II, et cetera —Bergeron, Gérard.
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2008

Ce livre s'adresse au départ à notre sensibilité politique et veut nous donner une vision de notre évolution des deux dernières décennies à travers des personnages politiques, notamment MM. Trudeau et Lévesque. 1...

Karl Marx, ou, L'esprit du monde biographie —Attali, Jacques, 1943-
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2006

Ce livre permet de comprendre comment ce jeune exilé allemand a pu rédiger à moins de trente ans le texte non religieux le plus lu de toute l'histoire de l'humanité, de révéler ses rapports singuliers avec l'argent...

L'aube le soir ou la nuit —Reza, Yasmina.
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2009

Yasmina Reza a suivi, dans des circonstances vraiment inouïes de liberté et d'indépendance, Nicolas Sarkozy pendant des mois. C'est donc là, vu par un écrivain, le portrait d'un homme parti à la conquête du pouvoi...

Missing, porté disparu —Hauser, Thomas, 1946-
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2010

Un journaliste américain vivant au Chili est arrêté chez lui quelques jours après le coup d'état de 1973. Un mois plus tard son cadavre sera identifié à la morgue de Santiago. Sa femme et son père veulent faire t...

Le dernier mort de Mitterrand —Bacqué, Raphaëlle.
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2010

Le 7 avril 1994, François de Grossouvre est retrouvé mort dans son bureau, au coeur du Palais de l'Elysée, à deux pas de François Mitterrand dont il a été l'un des plus fidèles compagnons de route. Les murs capit...

John A the man who made us : the life and times of John A. Macdonald, [volume 1] —Gwyn, Richard J., 1934-
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2010

The first of two volumes of a biography of John A. Macdonald follows his life from his birth in Scotland in 1815 to his emigration with his family to Kingston, Ontario. Covers his days as a young, rising lawyer, his trag...

Mother India a political biography of Indira Gandhi —Gupte, Pranay.
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2010

Indira Gandhi's assassination in 1984 marked the end of one woman's domination of the world's second most populous country. Gupte, a native of India, interprets the career of a woman of whom he admits he is critical. He ...

La face cachée du clan Kennedy —Hersh, Seymour, 1937-
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2006

L'auteur démontre, grâce à de nombreux témoignages et documents inédits, que l'entrée de John F. Kennedy à la Maison-Blanche inaugura en réalité le règne de la mafia, du sexe et de la magouille. De révélation...

Indira Gandhi a personal and political biography —Malhotra, Inder.
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2005

The controversial career of Indira Gandhi, the daughter and successor to Jawaharial Nehru, India's first prime minister. Focuses on her handling of religious and ethnic dissension, and her declaration of a state of emerg...

Just watch me the life of Pierre Elliott Trudeau, 1968-2000 —English, John, 1945-
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2010

English traces Trudeau's deep friendships and bitter enmities; his marriage and family tragedy, sweeping us from sixties' Trudeaumania to his final days when he debated his faith. He illuminates his strengths and weaknes...

L'Irak de Saddam Hussein, portrait total —Chesnot, Christian.
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2004

Georges Malbrunot et Christian Chesnot sont tous deux journalistes spécialistes du Moyen-Orient. Ils dressent un portrait vivant et précis de la situation en Irak depuis les années 50 et de son maître suprême, le su...

Not one of the boys —Carstairs, Sharon.
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2006

Sharon Carstairs served as the leader of the Manitoba Liberal Party for nine years and was a major voice in the battle against the 1992 Charlottetown Accord. As well as describing her life in politics, she recalls devast...

Mulroney le pouvoir de l'ambition —Sawatsky, John, 1948-
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2010

Comment un jeune irlandais catholique de Baie-Comeau a-t-il fait son chemin jusqu'au poste de premier ministre? C'est cette fulgurante ascension que l'auteur a méticuleusement fouillé. 1991.

Never retreat, never explain, never apologize my life, my politics —Grey, Deborah, 1952-
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2008

Starting as a teacher in rural Alberta, Deborah Grey eventually became the first elected MP of the Reform party, with a no-nonsense style, a willingness to praise or criticize her parliamentary colleagues as she saw fit,...

Mornings on horseback —McCullough, David G.
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2012

Biography of the young Teddy Roosevelt, his childhood, education, early political career, the personal tragedy of losing his young wife, and life at the Dakota ranch to which he retreated after his candidate lost the Rep...

Jean Drapeau —Purcell, Susan, 1945-
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2009

Ce livre se veut plus qu'une biographie de Jean Drapeau, maire de Montréal. Il s'agit nous disent les auteurs d' "un grand roman d'amour, l'amour d'un grand homme, pour sa ville dont il a été maire pendent 23 ans". 19...

Mountbatten the official biography —Ziegler, Phillip.
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2008

An honest assessment of a widely respected man who, for all the trappings of life within the circle of the Royal Family, was nothing if not human. The author is the first to have access to the Broadlands archives and he ...

Legacy a biography of Moses and Walter Annenberg —Ogden, Chris.
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2011

A double biography of the father and son who built up a publishing empire and a vast family fortune. Covers Moses' arrival at Ellis Island in 1885; his rags-to-riches tale; the family's marriages, divorces, scandals, suc...

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