Man for Two Peoples : Pierre-Amand Landry. First Edition, Signed

By: STANLEY, Della M.M. LANDRY, Pierre-Amand

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STANLEY, Della M.M. A Man for Two Peoples : Pierre-Amand Landry. Fredericton : Law Society of New Brunswick, 1988. First Edition. Pp (4),[1]-142,(2). 8vo, photo-illustrated white cardcovers, black lettering to spine. Maillet,Bibliographie des publications de l'Acadie des provinces maritimes: livres et brochures, 1609-1995 2151. Dr. Della Margaret Maude Stanley (b. August 21, 1950, Kingston, Ontario) Canadian historian. Sir Pierre-Amand Landry (b. May 1, 1846, Memramcook, New Brunswick - d. July 28, 1916, Dorchester, New Brunswick). "Sir Pierre-Amand Landry (1846-1916) was the first Acadian tobecome a lawyer, provincial cabinet minister and superior court judge, as well as the first to be knighted. Landry was among the organizers of the first National Convention of Acadians in 1881 and played a key role in the appointment of the first Acadian senator and first Acadian bishop. A Man for Two Peoples tells the story of a man fired by his devotion to L'Acadie and by his dedication to harmonious relations between Acadians and English-speaking New Brunswickers." - from the rear cover. Chapters : 1. Family Background; 2. Education; 3. Young Politician; 4. Re-Election; 5. Federal Member; 6. Judge; 7. The Conventions; 8. A Man for Two Peoples; 9. Epilogue. With notes and index. Very good. Signed, with inscription, by Stanley, dated October 1994. 25.00

Title: Man for Two Peoples : Pierre-Amand Landry. First Edition, Signed

Author Name: STANLEY, Della M.M. LANDRY, Pierre-Amand

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Law Society of New Brunswick, Fredericton, 1988, ISBN:0909279310:

Seller ID: 115116

Keywords: ACADIAN NEW BRUNSWICK CANADA POLITICS LAW ACADIANS BIOGRAPHY BIOGRAPHIES JUDGES CANADIAN LEGAL HISTORY,