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Island of Hope and Sorrow: The Story of Grosse Ile (Canadian Immigration) by Anne Renaud Online



Island of Hope and Sorrow: The Story of Grosse Ile (Canadian Immigration)

Island of Hope and Sorrow: The Story of Grosse Ile (Canadian Immigration)

  • Title: Island of Hope and Sorrow: The Story of Grosse Ile (Canadian Immigration)
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  • ISBN : 9781897073544
  • Format : Hardcover
  • Language : English
  • Page : 24 pages


From 1832 to 1937 than four million people sailed across the Atlantic to the port of Quebec with the dream of creating better lives for themselves in the New World During this period, a tiny island called Grosse Ile, located fifty kilometers downstream from the port, served as a quarantine station Its mission was to prevent ship passengers from spreading diseases to From 1832 to 1937 than four million people sailed across the Atlantic to the port of Quebec with the dream of creating better lives for themselves in the New World During this period, a tiny island called Grosse Ile, located fifty kilometers downstream from the port, served as a quarantine station Its mission was to prevent ship passengers from spreading diseases to the mainland This is the story of the island, which served both as gateway and graveyard for the thousands of people who landed on its shores, and of the caring island workers who welcomed them From the Canadian Immigration series


Author Anne Renaud

Anne Renaud is a life long Quebecker She received her Bachelor of Translation from Concordia University in Montreal Anne is the author of several picture books, as well as historical non fiction books for children, including, A Bloom of Friendship The Story of the Canadian Tulip Festival, Island of Hope and Sorrow The Story of Grosse le, Pier 21 Stories from Near and Far, and Into the Mist




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