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By Gene Lessard

ISBN-10: 1539345092

ISBN-13: 9781539345091

The legends surrounding Marie-Josephte Corriveau proceed to hang-out and captivate the mind's eye of the folks of Quebec to this very day. What chilly have occurred in 1763 at the pastoral beaches of the Saint Lawrence River, within the appealing little village of Saint Vallier, Quebec, to stir such lasting emotion and interest for the final and a part centuries. recognized infamously as "La Corriveau" all through Quebec, we discover that a lot has been written of her in legend; we additionally understand a lot in regards to the actual occasions surrounding the homicide of Marei-Josephte's husband, Louis Dodier; yet, we all know little of the girl herself. Our tale here's a lot greater than that of a homicide. It tells of the plight of a conquered humans, social injustice lower than an army regime, kinfolk tragedy spanning 3 generations and the deep conviction with reference to kin and nation of 1 individual - Marie-Josephte Corriveau.

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