I am Jean Talon

Jean Talon. Opened: 1966, Orange Line; 1986, Blue Line
Jean Talon. Opened: 1966, Orange Line; 1986, Blue Line

With Université de Montréal, I completed a full tour of the four sections I have divided Canadian history into, New France, British Rule, Confederation to WWII, and WWII to the present. There are gaps aplenty; they will be dealt with as I review these blog posts and attempt a coherent whole.

This is a somewhat overwhelming task and will doubtless reveal more gaps, but I take encouragement from that master of seventeenth century dirigisme, Jean Talon. Here is my note on him newly corrected.

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