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Direct Intervention recounts the political and diplomatic dating among Canada and France at a serious juncture in Canada's background. As a Minister within the Canadian Embassy in Paris, Eldon Black witnessed various fateful occasions - from visits (successful and unsuccessful) of ministers and leading ministers among Ottawa, Quebec urban and Paris, to conferences on the Elysée palace, and exchanges of a myriad of telegrams, notes and different diplomatic correspondence. This well-researched account of French interference in Canadian constitutional and federal-provincial affairs contains feedback of Quebec's involvement, and of ways Embassy employees in Paris and the Canadian executive in Ottawa strove to regulate and normalize family one of the contending events. relevant to the nationwide solidarity debate of the day, the resultant diplomatic wrangles and political conflicts have a apparently modern ring, even reverberating into Canada's future.

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