Download e-book for kindle: An Object of Conviction: A Compelling Story of a Conquered by Gene Lessard

By Gene Lessard

The legends surrounding Marie-Josephte Corriveau proceed to hang-out and captivate the mind's eye of the folk of Quebec to this very day. What chilly have occurred in 1763 at the pastoral beaches of the Saint Lawrence River, within the appealing little village of Saint Vallier, Quebec, to stir such lasting emotion and interest for the final and a part centuries. identified infamously as "La Corriveau" all through Quebec, we discover that a lot has been written of her in legend; we additionally comprehend a lot in regards to the real occasions surrounding the homicide of Marei-Josephte's husband, Louis Dodier; yet, we all know little of the lady herself. Our tale this is a lot greater than that of a homicide. It tells of the plight of a conquered humans, social injustice below an army regime, relations tragedy spanning 3 generations and the deep conviction in regards to family members and nation of 1 individual - Marie-Josephte Corriveau.

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