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Maurice Duplessis, 'Le Chef' of Quebec, Pt. 1


26 Jan 2007, Quebec, Canada --- Canada, Quebec Province, Quebec City, Parliament building, home to the National Assembly, statue of the Quebec province ex prime minister, Maurice Duplessis --- Image by © RENAULT Philippe/Hemis/Corbis
26 Jan 2007, Quebec, Canada --- Canada, Quebec Province, Quebec City, Parliament building, home to the National Assembly, statue of the Quebec province ex prime minister, Maurice Duplessis --- Image by © RENAULT Philippe/Hemis/Corbis

Maurice Duplessis is described as everything from a lovable rogue to a political beast. He served as Premier of Quebec for longer than any other politician in the 20th century;his time in office is known as "The Great Darkness."

Topics in this Podcast: canada, Maurice Duplessis, Canadian history, biographies, 20th century