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The Bloc

by Manon Cornellier, translated by Wanda Taylor; Robert Chodos & Simon Horn

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imprint: Lorimer
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Acknowledgements
Introduction
1. The Member for Lac-Saint-Jean
2. The Birth of the Bloc
3. Crossing the Desert
4. The End of the Rainbow
5. The 1993 Federal Election Campaign
6. The Official Opposition
7. The Backlash
8. The Bloc's Program
9. Solidarity Among Sovereignists?
10. The Bloc's Future
The Text of the Three-Party Agreement
Endnotes
Bibliography
Index

About the Authors

Manon Cornellier

MANON CORNELLIER is a parliamentary correspondent with Canadian Press. She has also worked for Le Devoir, La Presse, TVA-CHOT, and TV Ontario.
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Wanda Taylor

MANON CORNELLIER is a parliamentary correspondent with Canadian Press. She has also worked for Le Devoir, La Presse, TVA-CHOT, and TV Ontario.
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Robert Chodos

ROBERT CHODOS is an experienced author and translator who has published widely in the fields of Canadian business, politics, and transportation and of Quebec history. Among his most recent books are The Unmaking of Canada (1991), Lost in Cyberspace? (1997), and Paul Martin: A Political Biography (1998), all co-written with Rae Murphy and Eric Hamovitch, and all published by Lorimer.
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Simon Horn

SIMON HORN is a writer and translator living in Montreal.
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Editorial Reviews

"The Bloc is an excellent first attempt to come to grips with the rise of Lucien Bouchard and the Bloc."

— Canadian Review of Studies in Nationalism

"...offer[s some interesting and useful insights, notably for English-Canadians at this harum-scarum juncture of this country's history."

— Montreal Gazette

"... a well-written and well-translated narrative of the party's growth."

— Books In Canada

"...an instructive primer on the birth and development of a federal independence party."

— Globe and Mail

"The Bloc by Manon Corneiller (Lorimer, $19.95), offers more than you ever wanted to know about the cabal of federal MPs who are out to destroy Canada as we know it."

— Vancouver Province

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