Trudeaumania by Paul Litt PDF

By Paul Litt

In 1968, Canadians dared to take an opportunity on a brand new type of flesh presser. Pierre Trudeau turned the chief of the Liberal occasion in April and months later gained the federal election. His meteoric upward push to energy used to be pushed via Trudeaumania, an explosive mixture of ardour and worry fueled via media hype and nationalist ambition. This ebook lines what occurred whilst the fabled spirit of the sixties met the thrill of the Centennial and Expo sixty seven. Canadians desired to modernize their kingdom, differentiate it from the U.S., and defuse Quebec separatism. faraway from being a sixties loopy second, Trudeaumania used to be a passionate quest for a brand new Canada that might outline the values of Canadians for many years to come.

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