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Laxmihl; Nisga'a Final Agreement 2002/2003 Annual Report

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Goverment of Canada: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16983


A bright, solid book.; Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Unpaginated pages; An account of the negotiation and implementation of the Nisga'a Treaty, finalized in 2000. View more info

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Inuvialuit Pitqusiit The Culture Of The Inuvialuit

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Yellowknife, NWT, Northwest Territories Education: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18094


Card covers show light shelf wear, small crease lower back corner.; A tight solid book, illustrated throughout. ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 87 pages; This is a book produced for the education system in the Northwest Territories presenting the histories and culture of the aboriginal peoples of the Territories. View more info

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about indians a listing of books

By: N/A

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ministry of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: 1973

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 18645


Some shelf wear evident to card covers, small 2cm tear on spine area. ; A tight solid book. ; B&W Illustrations; 135 pages; This is a reference for schools listing books about native indians for various grade levels: - kindergarten to grade 3, grade 3 to grade 6 and grade 6 and beyond. View more info

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Life, Letters and Speeches

By: (Kahgegagahbowh), George Copway (author); A. Lavonne Brown Ruoff & Donald B. Smith (editors)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lincoln NE, University of Nebraska Press: 1997

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 12481


Signed by Editor; Only slight wear; Inscribed by Don Smith on title page, DJ in Mylar ; American Indian Lives; 1.01 x 9.53 x 6.32 Inches; Copway was a Canadian Ojibwe writer born Kahgegagahbowh and among the first Indians to rise to prominence in American culture in the middle 1800s. He preached as a Methodist minister, published a newspaper for Indians, and spoke on Indian rights, temperance, and other issues. This edition of the 1847 original includes scholarly notes. View more info

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Legends Told by the Old People

By: Adolf Hungry Wolf

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Skookumchuck BC, Good Medicine Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16513


Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 8.35 X 5.35 X 0.24 inches; 61 pages; A collection of legends from various Indian nations such as the Sioux, the Gros Ventres, Eskimo, Nez Percé View more info

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Devil in Deerskins My life with Grey Owl

By: Anahareo

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Toronto, New Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18182


DJ shows some shelf wear, with small tears and chipping. Large sticker peel base of DJ spine. Previous owner's name has been blacked out on half-title page. ; A tight solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Photographs; 8.60 X 5.70 X 1 inches; 190 pages; "Anahareo was a gifted writer, environmentalist, and activist. She was also the wife of Grey Owl, a.k.a. Archie Belaney, the internationally acclaimed English-turned-Indian writer and speaker who dazzled ... View more info

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Devil in Deerskins My life with Grey Owl

By: Anahareo

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Toronto, New Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18486


DJ shows some shelf wear, with short tears and chipping. ; A tight solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Photographs; 8.60 X 5.70 X 1 inches; 190 pages; "Anahareo was a gifted writer, environmentalist, and activist. She was also the wife of Grey Owl, a.k.a. Archie Belaney, the internationally acclaimed English-turned-Indian writer and speaker who dazzled audiences with his stories of life in the wilderness and his posthumous outing as an imposter. Devil... View more info

ALMIGHTY VOICE

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Aldergrove, BC, Frontier Publishing: 1971

Seller ID: 12750


only slight edge wear, 'paid' stamp on FFEE ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; Frontier Book No. 25; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 47 pages View more info

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Metis Outpost Memoirs of the first schoolmaster at the Metis settlement of Kelly Lake, B.C., 1923-1925

By: Andrews, G. S

Price: $25.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Self Published: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18644


Very light shelf wear is evident on card covers.; A bright, solid book. Several appendices give background information about the people of Kelly Lake. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 340 pages; "In the fall of 1923 young Gerry Andrews traveled to the little community of Kelly Lake to be its first school teacher. When he arrived he discovered that there was no school house.... " His students only spoke Cree so he had to learn the language. Kelly La... View more info

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Upper Sto:lo Communities and People

By: Archibald, Jo-ann

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Sardis BC, Sto:lo Sitel Curriculum: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18132


card covers show some shelf wear, sun-faded on edge, tape on lower fore edge, small stain on page edges. ; A tight solid book. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 52 pages; This is an educational aid for teachers working with Sto:lo children, helping them learn about their people and culture. View more info

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The Terror of the Coast Land Alienation and Colonial War on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, 1849-1863

By: Arnett, Chris

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Burnaby, BC, Talonbooks: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16784


Light shelfwear to card cover edges, small bumps to corners, small creases.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 8.98 X 5.98 X 1.10 inches; 382 pages; "Previously ingnored, the war between the "People of the Land" and the colonial government remains of utmost signifigance in today's world of unsettled First Nations' land claims." On April 20, 1863, the British naval gunboat Forward attacked a Native village on Kuper Island. The naval officers believ... View more info

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Mungo Martin; Man of Two Cultures

By: B.C. Indian Arts Society

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16840


Only light wear to card covers, gift notation on front fly leaf ; A bright, solid book ; B&W Photographs; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 45 pages; Mungo Martin 1879-1962 was born in Fort Rupert on the north end of Vancouver Island. "As a boy Martin had been apprenticed as a carver to a paternal uncle, but it was Martin's stepfather Charlie James, a famous Northwestern artist, who was his principle influence in honing a natural talent. Martin went on to become one... View more info

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Han Indians; People of the River.

By: Band, Dawson Indian

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Dawson City, YK, Dawson Indian Band: 1988

Seller ID: 18199


Card covers show very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book. Stapled wraps, bibliography at back. ; B&W Illustrations and Maps; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 15 pages; This booklet discusses the descendants of nomadic hunters in North America by way of the Bering Strait. One of these groups was the Athapaskans who populated northwestern North America and a small segment of these peoples were the Hans, found in the Yukon and Alaska. Their interactions with the whit... View more info

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Alaska Beckons

By: Barbeau, Marius

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, The Caxton Printers/ Macmillan Company of Canada: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15807


Beige cloth covered soil show light soil, top fore corners a little bumped, some pencil notations, short tear base of spine. ; Black native designs and red titles front and spine. Decorative endpapers, B&W illustrations throughout. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.90 X 5.90 X 1.20 inches; 343 pages; "It is with the Alaska of old, that once beckoned the eastern Siberians to its wild shores and on its devious highways, that this book chiefly deals."--Preface. View more info

Pony Tracks; In Honour of Our People

By: Bennett, Wilf

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Chase, BC, Kara Management Group: 2005

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14218


Signed by Author; Light edge wear to card covers; A bright, solid book, signed by Bennett on title page ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 56 pages; This slim book honours Bennett's father and other working Indian cowboys of the Shuswap tribe of British Columbia. View more info