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An Illustrated History of Quebec

illustrated history.jpgBetween student protests and the election, this year has already been an historical one for Quebec - and it's not even over yet.

This kind of excitement and controversy is pretty much par for the course, however. A new book on the history of this province proves it.

An Illustrated History of Quebec: Tradition and Modernity takes us from the fur trade to the soccer player who made headlines for wearing a hijab.

Concordia professor Peter Gossage and J.I. Little from Simon Fraser University are the authors.

Peter Gossage spoke with Sonali Karnick about what is in the book and what he had to leave out.

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