The Hand of God

Claude Ryan and the Fate of Canadian Liberalism, 1925-1971

Author/Illustrator/Editor: Michael Gauvreau

Set against a background of intense religious and cultural change and tensions over the meanings of nationalism and federalism in both Québec and Canada, Michael Gauvreau’s The Hand of God traces the emergence of Claude Ryan as a public intellectual. This is the first comprehensive biography of Ryan based on his personal papers and extensive writings as a social commentator, editorialist, and director of the newspaper Le Devoir.

McGill-Queen’s University Press
DateISBNBISAC CodeThemaRights available
20179780773551299BIO010000, HIS006020
EnglishPaperback / softback6 x 9 inC$44.95704