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Habitants and Merchants in Seventeenth-Century Montreal

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Dechene's work, when first published, constituted a major milestone in the development of methodology and use of sources. Her systematic examination of difficult and massive documentary collections blazed a number of new trails for other researchers. Her judicious blending of numerical data and "qualitative" findings makes this book one of the rare examples of "new history" that avoids the extremes of statistical abstraction and anecdotal antiquarianism. Habitants and Merchants in Seventeenth-Century Montreal won the Governor-General's Award and the Garneau Medal from the Canadian Historical Association when it first appeared in French.

Clean pages, slight crease to back cover.

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Author(s):
Louise Dechene
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1992
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0773509518
ISBN-13:
9780773509511
Number of pages:
428
Publisher:
McGill-Queen's University Press
Title:
Habitants and Merchants in Seventeenth Century Montreal

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Dechene's work, when first published, constituted a major milestone in the development of methodology and use of sources. Her systematic examination of difficult and massive documentary collections blazed a number of new trails for other researchers. Her judicious blending of numerical data and "qualitative" findings makes this book one of the rare examples of "new history" that avoids the extremes of statistical abstraction and anecdotal antiquarianism. Habitants and Merchants in Seventeenth-Century Montreal won the Governor-General's Award and the Garneau Medal from the Canadian Historical Association when it first appeared in French.

Clean pages, slight crease to back cover.

Author(s):
Louise Dechene
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1992
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0773509518
ISBN-13:
9780773509511
Number of pages:
428
Publisher:
McGill-Queen's University Press
Title:
Habitants and Merchants in Seventeenth Century Montreal

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