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My Life With the Salmon
My Life With the Salmon
by Diane Jacobson
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Diane Honey Jacobson's latest book is an important comment about First Nations efforts to save the salmon and her personal youthful journey to find meaning and a sense of place in life. Like the style in her first book My Life in a Kwagu'l Big House... (read more)

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Two Houses Half-Buried in Sand
Two Houses Half-Buried in Sand
by Beryl Mildred Cryer
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A vital collection of writings about First Nations people and culture as it existed on the inland coast of the Depression-era Pacific Northwest and originally published in the pages of Victorias oldest newspaper, the Daily Colonist, the seventy stories... (read more)

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Skyscrapers Hide the Heavens: A History of Indian-White Relations in Canada
Skyscrapers Hide the Heavens: A History of Indian-White Relations in Canada
by J R Miller
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Subtitled A history of Indian-white relations in Canada, this is a revision of the work first published by U. of Toronto Press in 1989. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)... (read more)

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The Great Peace of Montreal of 1701: French-Native Diplomacy in the 17th Century
The Great Peace of Montreal of 1701: French-Native Diplomacy in the 17th Century
by Gilles Havard
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The last decades of the seventeenth century were marked by persistent, bloody conflicts between the French and their Native allies on the one side and the Iroquois confederacy on the other. In the summer of 1701, 1,300 representatives of forty First... (read more)

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All That We Say Is Ours: Guujaaw and the Reawakening of the Haida Nation
All That We Say Is Ours: Guujaaw and the Reawakening of the Haida Nation
by Ian Gill
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Haida Gwaii, also known as the Queen Charlotte Islands, is the Galapagos of the north. Famous for their wild beauty, the islands are also the ancient homeland of the Haida Nation. Integral to Haida culture is the relationship to the land, and the Haidas... (read more)

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Call Me Hank: A St: L Mans Reflections on Logging, Living, and Growing Old
Call Me Hank: A St: L Mans Reflections on Logging, Living, and Growing Old
by Keith Thor Carlson
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'My name is Henry George Pennier and if you want to be a friend of mine please you will call me Hank.' So begins 'Call Me Hank, ' the autobiography of Hank Pennier (1904-1991): logger, storyteller, and self-described 'halfbreed.' In this work, Pennier... (read more)

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The Lubicon Lake Nation: Indigenous Knowledge and Power
The Lubicon Lake Nation: Indigenous Knowledge and Power
by Dawn Martin Hill
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Many argue that the Lubicon, a small Cree nation in northern Alberta, have been denied their unalienable right to self-determination by the Canadian government. In a country such as Canada, some see the plight of the Lubicon people as an enduring... (read more)

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Aboriginal Peoples in Canadian Cities: Transformations and Continuities (Indigenous Studies)
Aboriginal Peoples in Canadian Cities: Transformations and Continuities (Indigenous Studies)
by Heather A Howard
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Since the 1970s, Aboriginal people have been more likely to live in Canadian cities than on reserves or in rural areas. Aboriginal rural-to-urban migration and the development of urban Aboriginal communities represent one of the most significant shifts... (read more)

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Stolen Life
Stolen Life
by Weibe
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The powerful, major book, acclaimed across Canada, from the great-great-granddaughter of Chief Big Bear and Rudy Wiebe, twice winner of the Governor General's Award for Fiction. A story of justice and social injustices, of murder and morality, and of... (read more)

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Night Spirits the Story of the Relocatio
Night Spirits the Story of the Relocatio
by Ila Bussidor
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For over 1500 years, the Sayisi Dene, ‘The Dene from the East’, led an independent life, following the caribou herds and having little contact with white society. In 1956, an arbitrary government decision to relocate them catapulted the... (read more)

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Civilization of the American Indian #110: Indian Oratory
Civilization of the American Indian #110: Indian Oratory
by W C Vanderwerth
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This collection of notable speeches by early-day leaders of twenty-two Indian tribes adds a new dimension to our knowledge of the original Americans and their own view of the tide of history engulfing them. Little written record of their oratory exists,... (read more)

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They Called Me Number One: Secrets and Survival at an Indian Residential School
They Called Me Number One: Secrets and Survival at an Indian Residential School
by Bev Sellars
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Xatsull Chief Bev Sellars spent her childhood in a church-run residential school whose aim it was to “civilize” Native children through Christian teachings, forced separation from family and culture, and discipline. In addition, beginning at... (read more)

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Anthropological Horizons #16: Being Alive Well
Anthropological Horizons #16: Being Alive Well
by Naomi Adelson
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Being Alive Well: Health and the Politics of Cree Well-Being is a critical medical anthropological analysis of health theory in the social sciences with specific reference to the James Bay Cree of northern Quebec. In it the author argues that definitions... (read more)

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Stoney Creek Woman: 10th Anniversary Edition
Stoney Creek Woman: 10th Anniversary Edition
by Bridget Moon
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The captivating story of Mary John, a pioneering Carrier Native whose life on the Stoney Creek reserve in central bc is a capsule history of First Nations life from a unique women's perspective. Mary John continues to be a positive role model, in 1997... (read more)

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Two Wolves at the Dawn of Time Signed Edition
Two Wolves at the Dawn of Time Signed Edition
by Judith Williams
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In 1998, Dzawada'enuxw artist Marianne Nicholson scaled a vertical rock face in Kingcome Inlet to paint a massive pictograph to mark the continued vitality of her ancestral village of Gwa'yi. Two Wolves at the Dawn of Time is the story of that painting... (read more)

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Convicted for Being Mi'kmaq: The Story of Donald Marshall Jr. (Lorimer Real Justice)
Convicted for Being Mi'kmaq: The Story of Donald Marshall Jr. (Lorimer Real Justice)
by Bill Swan
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Inuit youth :growth and change in the Canadian Arctic
Inuit youth :growth and change in the Canadian Arctic
by Richard G Condon
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Potlatch People Indian Lives & Legends
Potlatch People Indian Lives & Legends
by Mildred Thornton
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Paddling to Where I Stand: Agnes Alfred, Kwakwaka'wakw Noblewoman
Paddling to Where I Stand: Agnes Alfred, Kwakwaka'wakw Noblewoman
by Agnes Alfred
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Indians of Canada: Cultural Dynamics
Indians of Canada: Cultural Dynamics
by John A Price
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