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Medicine Man to Missionary 'Missionaries as Agents of Change among the Indians of Southern Ontario, 1784-1867"

By: Graham, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Peter Martin Associates: 1975

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 16512

ISBN: 0887780784

Condition: Very Good


Pages yellowed but card covers show only light wear ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 125 pages; "The missionaries who brought Christianity to the Indians of Southern Ontario also attempted to introduce 'civilization' in accordance with European models. In fulfilling their mission they played a crucial role as agents of change in Indian religion, education, politics, economics, technology and medicine. That they also acted as a protective buffer between the Indians and the exploitative traders and government agents was apparently not regarded as contradictory. By... View more info