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Rebirth: Political, Economic and Social Development in First Nations

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73109514

ISBN: 155002194X

Condition: Good


155002194X 147 pages. Highlights some of the developments that have been occuring in First Nations throughout Northern Ontario and elsewhere in the last decade. Includes 11 papers. Average wear. Front endpaper removed. Usual library markings. View more info

Enough is Enough: Aboriginal Women Speak Out

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Women's Press (CA): 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 73200766

ISBN: 088961119X

Condition: Very Good


088961119X 253 pages. "A book really telling our story would offer different things to different people. Indian women, who read it would say, 'Why, if they could do that - accomplish that - then we can too.' To white women and others, it would be an education: they would see what life on a reserve is like for women. They would see what all our protesting has been about." - Glenna Perley to Editor. Bit of high-lighting else unmarked and clean with very light ... View more info

Prospering Together: The Economic Impact of the Aboriginal Title Settlements in B.C

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Laurier Institution: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 41302314

ISBN: 0968234305

Condition: Fine


0968234305 315 pages. Aims to improve the negotiating process by presenting a factual description of the issues on the table and some background and history to put those issues into context. Also includes examinations of what effect settlements and their costs will likely have on investment and the provincial economy. Clean, bright and unmarked with faintest wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Dorset, 1983

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Carswell Legal Pubns: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73202620

ISBN: 0458970603

Condition: Fair


0458970603 81 pages. Full of illustrations, some of which are in colour. "I believe we are fortunate to witness a living folk art at its vibrant height, full of life and meaning. There is no telling where this powerful Inuit art will go or how long it will survive." - James Houston. Above-average wear. Some damp stains. Binding intact. Unmarked. View more info

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Itukiagatta!: Inuit Sculpture from the Collection of the TD Bank Financial Group

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Not Avail: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 738C9531

ISBN: 0888848005

Condition: Fine


0888848005 72 pages. Exhibition catalogue. Glorious colour photography. Clean, bright and unmarked with lightest wear. An excellent copy. View more info

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The sayings of our first people

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Theytus Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 732A8126

ISBN: 0919441599

Condition: Good


0919441599 254 pages. "The information shared in this book comes from words elders have shared in their meetings over the past twelve years and from individual interviews. This book is about the teachings of our First People. It's about quu as teachings, customs, practices and beliefs of bringing up a family. The elders want today's generation to know that our people had a way of bringing up children. The purpose of this book is to pass on these teachings to hel... View more info

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Just Talking about Ourselves: Voices of Our Youth

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Theytus Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 731A1392

ISBN: 0919441629

Condition: Fair


0919441629 113 pages. Nicely illustrated. "Written by and for the First Nations' Youth of British Columbia... A tribute to the strength of all those who participated in Canada's Drug Strategy Program... Presents stories, poetry and visual art which reflect the truths behind the harsh realities of our youth." - from Dedication. Usual library markings. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

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The Archaeology of Southern Ontario to A.D.1650

By: N/A

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Canada, Ontario Archaeological Society, London Chapter: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 615C8577

ISBN: 0919350135

Condition: Good


0919350135 570 pages. Extensive list of references cited. List of Figures. Errata slip inside front cover. "Presents a synthesis of the long and varied development and the details of Native life in southern Ontario revealed primarily by archaeological research." - from Introduction. Minimal yellow high-lighting otherwise contents clean and unmarked. Tight and square. Average external wear. A sound copy of this important work. View more info

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The First Ones: Readings in Indian / Native studies

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Saskatchewan Indian Federated College Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 737A4965

ISBN: 1895803160

Condition: Very Good


1895803160 410 pages. "This collection of readings brings together a series of articles designed to facilitate the teaching of issues important to introductory courses in Indian/Native studies." - from back cover. lean, tight and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Sculpture of the Inuit

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart Inc.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25700307

ISBN: 0771083718

Condition: Good


0771083718 255 pages including index. Profusely illustrated in colour and black and white. "...An attempt to put into words a world that I have known and loved for some twenty years... The purpose of this book is to... reveal not to instruct. The book itself, in addition to being an affirmation of my faith and a disclosure of my feelings, also attempts to come to grips with the nature of our continuous intrusions, the aesthetics of contemporary Eskimo artists, an... View more info

Amphibian Sounds

By: N/A

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Toronto, McGraw-Hill Ryerson Higher Education: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73202580

ISBN: 0070928738

Condition: Good


0070928738 65 pages. Author is an Ojibway from the Cape Croker Reserve on Manitoulin Island. It was her desire to preserve the Indian culture and to teach her young boarders the legends of their people that prompted her to write this book. Illustrator, also an Ojibway, is from the Wikwemikong Reserve on Manitoulin Island. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. Contents in nice shape. Solid copy. View more info

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Aboriginal self-determination: Proceedings of a conference held September 30-October 3, 1990

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Lantzville, British Columbia, Canada, Institute for Research on Public Policy: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 737A8883

ISBN: 0889821119

Condition: Good


0889821119 284 pages. "Prominent Canadians speak out on aboriginal self-determination." - from back cover. Usual library markings else unmarked. Average wear. Sound binding. Worthy reference copy. View more info

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Life with the Eskimo: [a photo essay : 50 historic photographs from the early 1900's in the Canadian Arctic and Siberia]

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, Hancock House: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 731C5577

ISBN: 091965472X

Condition: Good


091965472X 16 pages of wonderful black and white photos depicting the life of these most hardy people prior to the coming of the Europeans. Subjects include: winter homes, summer homes, winter migrations, summer migrations, food gathering, the people. Illustrated covers. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy of this fascinating compilation. View more info

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Iroquois Art: Visual Expressions of Contemporary Native American Artists (ERNAS monographs)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Mother Meera Book Center: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 758G0590

ISBN: 3000024492

Condition: Fair


3000024492 122 pages. Colour plates. Catalogue of an exhibition at the Amerika Haus, Frankfurt, Germany, 13 March through 15 May 1998. Presents the work of 27 major Iroquois artists from the US and Canada. Average wear. Minimal library markings. A sound copy. View more info

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This Was the Kootenay

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Self-Published: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 664G2939

ISBN: B002D03R0U

Condition: Fair


B002D03R0U 270 pages. References. Numerous reproductions of archival black and white photos. Title of the thirty-one chapters include: The David Thompson Party; Fort Kootenay; Gold on Wild Horse; Old Times on Perry Creek; Two Isadores of East Kootenay; International Railway Rivalry; Steamboat Days on Upper Columbia. The North Star Mine; Sullivan Mine Early History; Pierre - Kootenay Indian; Building of the Crowsnest Railway; Early Cranbrook; THe Frank Slide; Fernie; ... View more info

The Haida and the Inuit : People of the Seasons

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1993

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 73202229

ISBN: 0888948654

Condition: Good


0888948654 174 pages including index. From 'Explorations', a Canadian social studies program for elementary schools. Abundantly illustrated in colour and black and white. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Nice copy. View more info

Perspectives on Northern Northwest Coast Prehistory (Mercury Series - Archaeology)

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Hull, PQ, Canada, Canadian Museum of Civilization: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64601498

ISBN: 0660178443

Condition: Fine


0660178443 281 pages. Thirteen scientists provide insight into the archaeology of the north coast of British Columbia in celebration of the field work begun by George F. MacDonald for the National Museum of Canada in 1966. A decade of field seasons saw excavation at 18 sites representing 5000 years of human occupation. Most fieldwork was done at Prince Rupert Harbour. Author is Curator of Physical Anthropology at the Canadian Museum of Civilization and has been invol... View more info

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Sweet Promises: A Reader on Indian-White Relations in Canada

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 732A7697

ISBN: 0802068189

Condition: Good


0802068189 468 pages. "Brings together the work of a number of scholars on a wide range of issues in Indian-white relations." - from opening leaf. Prior owner's name upon front flyleaf else unmarked with light wear. Sound copy. View more info

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A Sto:lo-Coast Salish Historical Atlas

By: N/A

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Canada, Douglas & McIntyre: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 828H0305

ISBN: 1550548123

Condition: Very Good


1550548123 208 pages. "Presents a comprehensive overview of Sto:lo-Coast Salish history. Full colour original maps, artwork and photographs grace the pages of this monumental volume, placing a vast wealth of easily accessible information at the fingertips of general readers and academics alike... (contains) innovative analyses that will expand the horizons of anyone interested in Native and West Coast history." - from dust jacket. Please note that this copy in... View more info

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Dakelh Keyoh: The Southern Carrier in Earlier Time

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Quesnel School District: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 731H0643

ISBN: 0969363885

Condition: Good


0969363885 87 pages. Bibliography. Maps. Reproductions of photos. "Offers a glimpse of what life was like for the people at a time when they were free to enjoy the fruit of their land without the intrusions of our modern society" - Editor. Moderate wear. Few markings. Binding tight. A sound copy. View more info