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Montcalm et Wolfe One Of Canada S Most Beloved Raconteurs Tells The Story Of Wolfe And Montcalm And The Plains Of AbrahamIn September 1759, A Small Band Of British Troops Led By James Wolfe Scaled The Tall Cliff Overlooking A Farmer S Field Owned By Abraham Martin And Overpowered The French Garrison That Protected The Area, Allowing The Bulk Of The British Army To Ascend The Cliff Behind And Attack The French Who, Led By Louis Joseph Montcalm, Were Largely Unaware Of Wolfe S Tactics The Battle That Ensued On What Would Become Known As The Plains Of Abraham Would Forever Shape The Geography And Politics Of Canada.Montcalm And Wolfe, Written By One Of The Finest Writers This Country Has Ever Produced, Is The Epic Story Of This Battle Told Through The Lives Of The Two Generals, Wolfe And Montcalm The Book Is A Dual Biography Of The Men And Their Most Famous Battle Written By A Master Storyteller What Kind Of Life Did They Have Before They Took Up Arms What Were The Two Men Really Like And, Most Importantly, What Forces Brought The Two Men To Face Each Other In A Battle That Forged A Nation


About the Author: Roch Carrier

Roch Carrier, OC is a Canadian novelist, playwright and author of contes a very brief form of the short story He is among the best known Quebec writers in English Canada.From 1994 to 1997, he served as head of the Canada Council In 1998, he ran as an electoral candidate for the Quebec Liberal Party under Jean Charest, in the riding of Cr mazie He was defeated by 309 votes.In 1991, he was ma



10 thoughts on “Montcalm et Wolfe

  1. says:

    Synopsis modern Canada was born in the shadows of the men who commanded opposing forces in Abraham Martin s field near Quebec City in 1759.


  2. says:

    This was an incredibly frustrating and a disappointing book It had rambling, awkward sentences and in some areas, poor transitions from Wolfe s point of view from Montcalm s point of view I am not sure how much this is a translation issue, but it made for a difficult read My biggest issue was an utter and complete lack of maps in my e


  3. says:

    For a Canadian, this should be a must read There was a book that I read a few years ago that was very good in detail and describing the battle that had the British and France fighting for a piece of land that would eventually become Canada That book dealt with the actual skirmishes and battle lines that lead to a British victory In the big


  4. says:

    Excellent narrative history Sweeping and lucid, capturing the thoughts and feelings of the individuals involved in the fall of French Canada.


  5. says:

    Read the Full Review and More The intense dramatics of the French and Indian War are portrayed in this two part biography of the leading heroes from both sides of the effort, where famed Canadian novelist Roch Carrier focuses on Britain s James Wolfe and France s Louis Joseph Montcalm This is a history that has been told before and should prove e


  6. says:

    Some histories have an obvious agenda They present events to guide readers to adopt a particular interpretation of events Others seem objective or subtle, and appear to rely primarily on source material to pant the narrative This book is in the latter camp It presents the story of the Fall of Quebec by chronologically following the lives of the chief protagonis


  7. says:

    I can t decide if the ending is melancholy or dismissive, sad or disgusted at the end result of the conquest of Quebec by the English But the rest of the book is the most straightforward account you ll ever find of Montcalm and Wolfe, and how destiny lead thei...


  8. says:

    History biography and Roch Carrier the story teller What could be better than this


  9. says:

    Found it difficult to follow Only read 3 4 of the book.


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