The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

by Bill Marshall


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781846310515
Publisher: Liverpool University Press
Publication date: 02/28/2010
Series: Liverpool University Press - Contemporary French & Francophone Cultures Series
Pages: 384
Product dimensions: 9.20(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Bill Marshall is Professor of Modern French Literature at the University of Stirling. Previous books include André Téchiné (Manchester University Press, 2007) France and the Americas (editor, Oxford & Santa Barbara: ABC-Clio, 2005), 3 vols. Musicals - Hollywood and Beyond (co-edited with R.Stilwell, Exeter: Intellect Books, 2000).

Table of Contents

List of illustrations Acknowledgements

Introduction: The French Atlantic

1    Passages of Nantes
2    Secrets of La Rochelle
3    'Even way up yonder among the fish' - Islands and Frontiers at Saint-Pierre et Miquelon
4    Bridges and Walls in Quebec City
5    Common Routes to New Orleans
6    Speaking and Dancing in Cayenne
7    Montevideo's Arrivals and Departures

Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index

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