Rome Among the Bishops: An Immigrant Jew Explores The Unknown Worlds of French Canada

  • Sharon Gubbay Helfer Institute for Canadian Jewish Studies, Concordia University
Keywords: David Rome, Canadian Jewish history, Jewish-Christian dialogue, Quebec (province), 20th century

Author Biography

Sharon Gubbay Helfer, Institute for Canadian Jewish Studies, Concordia University
Research Associate

References

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Chartrand, Luc, March 26, 2009, interview with the author.

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Published
2014-03-04
How to Cite
Gubbay Helfer, S. (2014). Rome Among the Bishops: An Immigrant Jew Explores The Unknown Worlds of French Canada. Canadian Jewish Studies / Études Juives Canadiennes, 20(1). https://doi.org/10.25071/1916-0925.36099
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