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He Moved A Mountain The Life of Frank Calder and the Nisga'a Land Claims Accord

By: Harper, Joan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Ronsdale Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16678

ISBN: 1553802276

Condition: Near Fine


Only slight wear to card covers. ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 8.98 X 5.98 X 0.63 inches; 201 pages; "Dr. Frank Arthur Calder of BC's Nisga'a First Nation was the first aboriginal person to be elected to any Canadian governing body. For twenty-six years he served as an MLA in the legislature of British Columbia. He was the driving force behind Canada's decision to grant recognition of aboriginal land title to First Nations people throughout the country. He accomplished this goal by guiding the controversial request through a series of court cases, finally to the Supreme Court... View more info

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

By: Kunin, Roslyn, Ph.D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Laurier Institution: 2001

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 16198

ISBN: 0968234313

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight edge wear and corner curl of card covers. ; A bright, solid book, text unmarked. ; Trade PB; 8.90 X 6 X 0.90 inches; 208 pages; "This updated, fully indexed edition contains a new chapter that captures the developments in the B.C. treaty process since the original publication in 1998, including an analysis of the ground-breaking Nisga'a Final Agreement and new approaches to the treaty process. The book also examines the effect settlements and their costs will likely have on investment and the provincial economy... written in plain language, looks at the many important economic... View more info