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Image for "Gossip"  A spoken history of women in the North

"Gossip" A spoken history of women in the North

By: Mary Canadian Arctic Resources Committee; Crnkovich

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Arctic Resources Committee, 1990


Light edge wear to green pictorial card covers. Gift notation on front fly leaf. ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 8.80 X 6 X 1.10 inches; 289 pages View more info

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18th Inuit Studies Conference; Arctic Inuit Connections Learning From the Top of the World

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Arctic Studies Center/Smithsonian, 2012


Some wear to card covers, some marking of the schedule, water stain front edge of card cover, pages unaffected ; A bright, solid book ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 172 pages; This is comprised of a schedule of films and speakers, outlines of the abstracts to be presented, background and participant index. This conference, held every 2 years in different locations around the world was held in Washington, DC in 2012 View more info

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A Book of Grey Owl Selections from His Wild-Life Stories

By: Grey Owl (Wa-Sha-Quon-Asin); E.E. Reynolds (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, MacMillan, 1971

Edition: Later Printing


Some scuffing, chipping and creasing of dust jacket, 2 short tears bottom front panel, pages somewhat yellowed. ; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 272 pages; The British nature lover turned native spokesman for Canadian wildlife and native peoples wrote: Men of the Last Frontier, The Adventures of Sajo and Her Beaver People, Pilgrims of the Wild and Tales of the Empty Cabin. This book provides us... View more info

A Long and Terrible Shadow White values, native rights in the Americas, 1492-1992

By: Berger, Thomas R

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Douglas & McIntyre, 1991

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing


Light edge wear.; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; 0.6 x 8.8 x 6 Inches; 183 pages; Berger catalogues the injustices done to natives across the Americas since the arrival of Columbus. View more info

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A Look Back in Time The Archaeology of Fort Selkirk

By: Hare, Greg & Ruth Gotthardt

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Whitehorse YK, Government of Yukon, 1996

Edition: First Edition


Card covers show light shelf wear and scuffing, some corner curl. ; A bright, solid book. ; Colour photographs; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 32 pages; "Archaeology in the Fort Selkirk area was carried out between 1987-89 as a cooperative project of the Selkirk First Nation, the Yukon Heritge Branch and Yukon College. The 1988 and 1989 work was carried out as a joint archaeology and culture history project in which Selkirk First Nations Elders assisted archaeolo... View more info

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A New Look at Canadian Indian Policy Respect the Collective - Promote the Individual

By: Gibson, Gordon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, The Fraser Institute, 2009

Edition: First Edition


Light shelfwear to card cover edges. ; A bright, solid book.; 8.90 X 6 X 0.60 inches; 268 pages; "The estate of the Indian people of Canada is the most important moral question in federal politics. The responsibility flows directly to each of us as voters. This book talks about what we, Canadians generally, can do to understand this and what governments can do to discharge their responsibilities. The standard model for thinking about Indian policy is fundamentally wr... View more info

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A Northwest Coast Indian Colouring Book Vol. 1, Prints

By: Mintz, G. A. (Bud)

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Potlatch Arts Ltd. Publication, 1985


Creasing of black & red card covers, sticker residue top fore corner of front cover. ; Interior of book unmarked. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 56 pages; "49 illustrations rendered for coloring from original designs inspired by the art styles of five different Northwestern Coast Indian groups - Salish, Kwa-gulth, West Coast (Nootka), Northern and Ksan." View more info

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Aboriginal Title In British Columbia

By: Cassidy, Frank

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Lantzville, BC, Oolichan Books, 1992

Edition: First Edition


A bright, solid book, card covers are crisp and bright. ; 8.90 X 6 X 0.70 inches; 330 pages; "The legal case 'Delgamuukw V. the Queen' represents a significant moment in the history of British Columbia. The case is about aboriginal title in the province, specifically the claim of the Gitskan and the Wet'suwet'en people to ownership and jurisdiction over their traditional 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


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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Alaska Beckons

By: Barbeau, Marius

Price: $19.95

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

Edition: First Edition


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

ALMIGHTY VOICE

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Aldergrove, BC, Frontier Publishing, 1971


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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Amongst God's Own The Enduring Legacy of St. Mary's Mission

By: Glavin, Terry & Former Students of St. Mary's

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Mission, BC, Longhouse Publishing, 2002

Edition: First Edition


gift notation, possibly written by publisher. ; A bright, solid book, glossy pictorial card covers.; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; 9.80 X 7.90 X 0.40 inches; 95 pages; "For over 100 years, the Oblates of Mary Immaculate operated St. Mary’s Mission, a residential school near Mission, BC. Now the stories of its former students are told for the first time. In Amongst God’s Own, acclaimed writer Terry Glavin has woven the accounts of 35 native elders into a bold, uncom... View more info

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Arctic Justice On Trial for Murder, Pond Inlet, 1923

By: Grant, Shelagh D.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Montreal, Mcgill Queens University Press, 2002

Edition: 1st


Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book.; McGill-Queen's Native and Northern; 9.74 X 6.30 X 1.25 inches; 342 pages; "Arctic Justice is the story of the execution of a white fur trader by an Inuk. Shelagh Grant recounts how this event was crucial in establishing law enforcement in the High Arctic and documents its tragic consequences for Inuit in the subsequent decades. This compelling and generously illustrated account combines archival history w... View more info

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Basketry & Cordage from Hesquiat Harbour, British Columbia

By: Bernick, Kathryn N.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Royal British Columbia Museum, 1998

Edition: 1st


B&W Illustrations; 8.49 X 5.47 X 0.72 inches; 152 pages; This volume documents an archaeological collection of plant-fibre artefacts from Hesquiat Harbour, on the west coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. It covers technological characteristics which highlight the skill and artistic accomplishments of the 19th-century Nuu-chah-nulth people. View more info

Image for Bear's Heart  Scenes from the Life of a Cheyenne Artist of One Hundred Years Ago With Pictures by Himself

Bear's Heart Scenes from the Life of a Cheyenne Artist of One Hundred Years Ago With Pictures by Himself

By: Supree, Burton and Ann Ross

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott, 1977

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


DJ shows light edge wear, chipping, some creasing, short tears ; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. A tight solid, book ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 63 pages; The events of the winter of 1874-75 were recorded in words and pictures by a Cheyenne prisoner, who along with his fellow prisoners were being transported to a military prison in Florida. A biography of Bear's Heart illustrated with his own drawings done while he and seventy-one other Indians were imprisoned in Flor... View more info