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Paddling Her Own Canoe: The Times and Texts of E. Pauline Johnson (Tekahionwake)

Veronica Jane Strong-Boag, Carole Gerson - 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - Limited preview
Bibliogr.: p. 281-313. Ús a jegyzetekben: p. 237-280.

Buckskin & Broadcloth: A Celebration of E. Pauline Johnson—Tekahionwake ...

Sheila M.F. Johnston - 1997 - Biography & Autobiography - Limited preview
This is the first generously illustrated biography of the Mohawk poet-performer E. Pauline Johnson-Tekahionwake. The author has created an exciting volume of anecdotes, letters and poetry, and illustrated it with period photographs and new ...

Brokering Belonging: Chinese in Canada's Exclusion Era, 1885-1945

Lisa Rose Mar - 2010 - History - Limited preview
Brokering Belonging traces several generations of Chinese "brokers," ethnic leaders who acted as intermediaries between the Chinese and Anglo worlds of Canada. Before World War II, most Chinese could not vote and many were illegal immigrants, so ...

Yip Sang: And the First Chinese Canadians

Frances Hern - 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - Limited preview
During the second half of the 19th century, thousands of Chinese men arrived on the west coast of North America, seeking to escape poverty and make their fortunes in the goldfields or working on the railroads. Among them was 36-year-old Yip Sang ...

The Frontier World of Edgar Dewdney

Brian Titley - 2011 - History - Limited preview
The Frontier World of Edgar Dewdney is a biography of a man who played a key role in the events which marked the political, social, and economic transformation of western Canada in the latter half of the nineteenth century. An immigrant ...

James Douglas

Alison F. Gardner - 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - No preview available

In the Days of Our Grandmothers: A Reader in Aboriginal Women's History in ...

Mary-Ellen Kelm, Lorna Townsend - 2006 - History - Limited preview
From Ellen Gabriel to Tantoo Cardinal, many of the faces of Aboriginal people in the media today are women. In the Days of Our Grandmothers is a collection of essays detailing how Aboriginal women have found their voice in Canadian society over ...

Old Square-Toes and His Lady: The Life of James and Amelia Douglas

John David Adams - 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - Limited preview
August 12, 2003, marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Sir James Douglas. Although he played an integral role in British Columbia's history, in many ways Douglas remains misunderstood and an enigma. He is known for his contradictory ...

Beyond the City Limits: Rural History in British Columbia

R.W. Sandwell - 2011 - History - Limited preview
The essays in Beyond the City Limits, all published here for the first time, decisively break this silence and challenge traditional readings of B.C. history. In this wide-ranging collection, R.W. Sandwell draws together a distinguished group of ...