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The Acadian refugees in France, 1758-1785 : the impossible reintegration? /
Jean-François Mouhot ; translated by Russell Desmond.
imprint
Lafayette, LA : University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press, 2018.
description
xx, 356 pages ; 26 cm
ISBN
1935754750, 9781935754756
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imprint
Lafayette, LA : University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press, 2018.
isbn
1935754750
9781935754756
contents note
Part I. To assemble or disperse? The plans for settlement -- "An attachment bordering on fanaticism for France:" causes for the arrival in France -- The French administration and the Acadian groups -- The plans for settlement: to populate the empire (c. 1760-c. 1765) -- The plans for settlement: clearing land in France (1763-1772) -- The plans for settlement: establishing the Acadians in France (1772-1785) -- Part II. The subsidies and economic problems -- The subsidies: spoiled children of the ancien regime? Reasons for the assistance -- Details of the assistance -- "Work, take the trouble" -- A sufficient supplement: a factor in the integration? -- Part III. The game of identities -- Impressions of the Acadians: the view of the administrators -- A group apart? -- The opinion of the popular classes and matrimonial intermingling.
general note
Translated from the French.
catalogue key
11726794
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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