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Tsuu T'Ina

By: McLennan, William M.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Fort Brisebois Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19251

ISBN: 0969132786

Condition: Near Fine

Signed by Author; As new, signed by author on title page ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 127+ photos pages; "The Tsuut'ina are an Athapaskan group, once part of the more northerly Dane-zaa ('Beaver Indians') nation, who migrated south onto the Great Plains during the 1700s, prior to any written records of the area. Tsuut'ina oral history has preserved the memory of their separation from the Dane-zaa. Explorer David Thompson said that the Tsuut'ina lived in the Beaver Hills near present-day Edmonton during the 1810s, where they cohabited with the Cree. At some point,... View more info

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The Face Pullers Photographing Native Canadians 1871-1939

By: Silversides, Brock V.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Saskatoon, SK, Fifth House Books: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 16226

ISBN: 1895618428

Condition: Very Good+

Previous owner's name on fly leaf in ink. Only light wear to extremities of card covers ; A bright, solid book. This was also published in hardcover. ; B&W Photographs; 9.92 X 7.95 X 0.47 inches; 184 pages; A very comprehensive collection of photographs of First Nations subjects. The Face Pullers documents a particularly rich period in the history of Canadian photography. These photographs of First nations people- spanning the period 1871 to 1939 - provide not only a fascinating glimpse of a vanished world, but also illuminate the ways in which myths and misunderstandings about Native people h... View more info