Canadian non-fiction, Canadian history
Recounts the history of the Quebec part of the Labrador coast. Describes the arrival of the Aboriginals and the activities of the Breton and Basque fishermen, and the French- and English-speaking merchants from Quebec City who controlled the region for… more than one hundred and fifty years. Chronicles the early pioneers and their descendants and how they dealt with the precariousness of the fisheries, and explores the role of the Anglican and Catholic missionaries. 2006.