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1 ABERLE, David F. Peyote Religion Among the Navaho. With field assistance by Harvey C. Moore and with an appendix on Navaho Population and Education by Denis F. Johnston.
Aldine Publishing Company, Chicago, 1967, 
ABERLE, David F. The Peyote Religion Among the Navaho. With field assistance by Harvey C. Moore and with an appendix on Navaho Population and Education by Denis F. Johnston. Chicago : Aldine Publishing Company, (1967). SecondPrinting. Pp [i]-xxvi,[1]-454,+ 16 pp plates. Maps. Index. Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Iverson, The Navajos: A Critical Bibliogra phy 3. An absorbing history and description ... factual, theoretical and practical ... of the widespread use of peyote as the basis of a native religion among American Indians. Contents : I. The Peyote Cult. 1. Introduction. 2. The Peyote Cult. II. The Navaho. 3. The Navaho: The Beginning to 1932. 4. Livestock Reduction, the First Phase: 1933-1936. 5. Livestock Reduction, Three Phases: 1937-1951. 6. Stock Regulation, 1951-1962. 7. The Navahos in the 1950's. III. The Peyote Cult Among the Navaho. 8. The Struggle over Peyotism. 9. The Ritual of Navaho Peyotism. 10. Variations in Ritual: V-Way and Others. 11. Symbolism; Beliefs and Values (I). 12. Beliefs and Values (II) . 13. Navaho and Peyote Religion Contrasted. 14. Bases of Navaho Opposition to Peyotism . IV. The Differential Appeal of Peyotism in the Navaho Country. 15. The Course of Research. 16. Some Negative Results. 17. Peyotiam and Livestock. 18. Community and District Differences and Peyotism. V. Peyotism as a Redemptive Movement. 19. A Classification of Social Movements. 20. Peyotism Re-examined. 21. Social Movements among the Navaho: Peyotism Re-examined. 22. Conclusion. Appendixes. Corners bumped, name expunged with marker, else very good in rubbed, edgeworn dustjacket. 50.00

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2 ACARD, Maurice, (ed.) LABELLE, Diana, (ed.) Metamorphoses : Metamorphosis
Guilde canadienne des metiers d'art ; La Federation des cooperatives , Montreal : Baie d'Urfe, 2006, ISBN:2980936901 
ACARD, Maurice, and Diane LABELLE, (eds.). Métamorphoses : Metamorphosis. Montréal : Guilde canadienne des métiers d'art / Baie d'Urfé : La Fédérationdes coopératives du Nouveau-Québec, 2006. Pp (2),3-[48]. Illustrated. Map. Large 8vom illustrated orange card covers, French flaps. A catalogue for a n exhibition of Inuit sculpture from Nunavut held May 25 - June 30, 2006, featuring works by Aisa Amittu, Adamie Anautak, Jobie Arnaituk, Lucassie Echalook, Noah Echalook, Thomassie Echalook, Eli Elijasiapik, Joanasi Jack Ittukallak, Mattiusi Iyaiyuk, Tamusiapik Sivuarapik and Jobie Uqaituk. Text inFrench, English and Inuktuk. Very good. 25.00

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3 ADAMS, Gary F. Mercury Series. Archaeological Survey of Canada Paper no. 68. Estuary Bison Pound Site in Southwestern Saskatchewan
National Museums of Canada, Ottawa, 1977, 
ADAMS, Gary F. The Estuary Bison Pound Site in Southwestern Saskatchewan. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada, 1977. Pp. (1),i-xii,1-211,(1) Illustrated. 4to, printed orange-red card covers. National Museum of Man Mercury Series. Archaeological Survey of Canada Paper no. 68. Arora, The Saskatchewan Bibliography 21. Very good. 40.00

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4 ADAMS, John W. Cultures and Communities: A Series of Monographs on Native Peoples Gitksan Potlatch : Population Flux, Resource Ownership and Reciprocity. pbk.
Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada, Limited, Toronto, 1973, ISBN:0039280721 
ADAMS, John W. The Gitksan Potlatch : Population Flux, Resource Ownership and Reciprocity . Toronto: Holt, Rinehart and Winston Canada, Ltd., (1973). First Printing. Pp. (2),iii-xii,1-132. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. A volume in the series Cultures and Communities: A Series of Monographs on Native Peoples. General editor: Sally M. Weaver. Grumet, Native Americans of the Northwest Coast : A Critical Bibliography 1. Contents :1. Introduction. 2. Aspects of Gitksan Social organization. 3. Funeral feasts. 4. Redistribution in the Potlatch. 5. Spirit of the Gift. Very good. 40.00

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5 ADNEY, Edwin Tappan and Howard I. CHAPELLE CHAPELLE, Howard I. Bark Canoes and Skin Boats of North America.
Smithsonian, 1964, 
ADNEY, Edwin Tappan and Howard I. CHAPELLE. The Bark Canoes and Skin Boats of North America. Washington, DC : Smithsonian Institution, 1964. Pp 242. Illustrated. 4to, green cloth. United States National Museum Bulletin 230. Toy 4636, Cassell 005, Helm, The Indians of the Subarctic : A Critical Bibliography 2. Howard Irving Chapelle (b. February 1, 1901, Massachusetts – d. June 30, 1975, Lewes, Delaware). Namestamp, else very good. 75.00

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6 ADOVASIO, J.M. Aldine Manuals on Archaeology. SCHUMACHER, Edward. ANDREWS, Rhonda. Basketry Technology : A Guide to Identification and Analysis. Hardcover.
Aldine Publishing Company, Chicago, 1977, 
ADOVASIO, J.M. Basketry Technology : A Guide to Identification and Analysis. Drawings by Edward Schumacher and Rhonda Andrews. Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, (1977). Pp. (7),[viii]-x,[1]-182. Illustrated in black and white, with more than 160 figures. Double column. 4to, tan cloth with black and brown lettering to spine, black lettered brown title block to spine. A volume in the Aldine Manuals on Archaeology series. Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. Recovery and Preparation; 3. Analysis of Twined Basketry; 4. Analysis of Coiled Basketry; 5. Analysis of Plaited Basketry; 6. Analysis of Miscellaneous Basketry Constructions; 7. The Basketry from Antelope House, A Case Study in Description and Interpretation. With index. Very good. 35.00

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7 ALLEN, Arthur James Whaler & Trader in the Arctic, 1895 to 1944 : My Life with the Bowhead. 2ndprinting
Alaska Northwest Publishing Company, Anchorage, 1988, ISBN:088240105X 
ALLEN, Arthur James. A Whaler & Trader in the Arctic, 1895 to 1944 : My Life with the Bowhead. Anchorage, Alaska: Alaska Northwest Publishing Company,(1988). Second Printing. Pp (4),[v]- ix,(3),[3]-213,(1). With over 40 b&w photos in the text as well as other illustrations and maps. 8vo, illustrated white cardcovers. The author's account of a half century of whaling activity among the native peoples of the Arctic. Foreword by Rusty Heurlin. Chapters : 1. San Francisco; My First Voyages; 2. From the Oil Works Dock to Port Clarence; 3. Arrival in the Arctic; 4. Theatricals, Runaways and Baseball on the Ice; 5. The Worst Storm I've Ever Seen; 6. Departure from King Point; 7. Elusive Bowheads and Crushed Ships; 8. Shipwrecked Crews Prepare forthe Winter; 9. Charles Brower Takes Charge; 10. Surviving the Winter at Ba rrow; 11. Back to the Big Outside; 12. Moore Wins in Court and I Become a Harpooner; 13. My First Whales; A Runaway's Ordeal; 14. A Peaceful Winter and a Nightmare Voyage; 15. A Trader without Trading Goods; 16. I Make a Commitment; 17. Captain of My Own Crew; 18. Eskimo Customs and an Eskimo Death;19. Partnership; A Trip on an Ice Floe; 20. Summer Vacation on the Herman; 21. A Hike from the Belvedere to Barrow; 22. Trapping and Tragedy; 23. Jim my Macguire's Insanity; 24. Movie-Making in Wainwright. With epilogue and glossary. Very good. 15.00

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8 ALLEN, E. A. Prehistoric World : or, Vanished Races
Central Publishing House, Cincinnati, 1885, 
ALLEN, E. A. The Prehistoric World : or, Vanished Races. Cincinnati : Central Publishing House, 1885. Pp (6),[3]-820,(4) + frontispiece, engraved title page, and 22 other full-page engravings. Also, 327 text illustrations. Thick 8vo, maroon half leather, maroon cloth boards, gilt lettering to front board and spine, marbled endpapers, all edges marbled. Copyright by Ferguson, Alllen, and Rader, 1885. Emory Adams Allen (1853–1933). Helped by C.C. Abbott, M.D., Prof. Charles Rau, Prof. F.W. Putnam, Alexander Winchell, LL. D., A.F. Bandelier, Cyrus Thomas, and G.F.Wright. Contents : Chapter 1. Introduction. Difficulties of the subject—Lesson to be learned—The pursuit of knowledge—Recent advances—Prehistoric past of the Old World—Of the New—Of Mexico and the South—The Isles of the Pacific—Similar nature of the relics—The wonders of the present age—History of popular opinion on this subject—The teachings of the Bible—Nature of the evidence of man's antiquity—The steps leading up to this belief—Geology—Astronomy—Unfolding of life—Nature of our inquiry. Chapter 2. Early Geological Periods. Necessity of a general acquaintance with the outlines of Geology—A time in which no life was possibleon the globe—Length of this period—History of life commences at the close of this period—On the formation of rocks—The record imperfect—The three great periods in animal life on the globe—Paleozoic Age—Animal and vegetable life of this period—Ideal scenes in this period—The Mesozoic Age—Animal and vegetable life of this period—Advance noted—Abundance of reptilian life—First appearance of birds—Nature's methods of work—the Cenozoic Age Geologicaloutline—Sketch of the Eocene Age—Of the Miocene Age—What is sufficient pro of of the presence of man—Discussion on the Thenay flints—The Pliocene Age—Animal and vegetable life of this age—Was man present during this age?—Discussion of this subject—Summing up of the evidence—Conclusion. Chapter 3. Men of the River Drift. Beginning of the Glacial Age—Interglacial Age—Man living in Europe during this age—Map of Europe—Proof of former elevation of land—The animals living in Europe during this age—Conclusions drawn from these different animals—The vegetation of this period—Different climatic conditions of Europe during the Glacial Age—Proofs of the Glacial Age — Extent ofGlacial Ice—Evidence of warm Interglacial Age—The primitive state of man—E arly English civilization — Views of Horace— Primitive man destitute of metals — Order in which different materials were used by man for weapons — Evidence from the River Somme — History of Boucher De Perthes's investigations. Discussion of the subject — Antiquity of these remains — Improvement during the Paleolithic Age — Description of the flint implements — Other countries where these implements are found — What race of men were these tribes —The Canstadt race — Mr. Dawkins's views — When did they first appear in Eu rope? The authorities on this question — Conclusion. Chapter 4. Cave-Men. Other sources of information — History of cave explorations — The formation of caves — Exploration in Kent's Cavern — Evidence of two different races —The higher culture of the later race — Evidence of prolonged time — Explor ation of Robin Hood Cave — Explorations in Valley of the River Meuse — M. Dupont's conclusions — Explorations in the Valley of the Dordogne — The station at Schussenreid — Cave-men not found south of the Alps — Habitations ofthe Cave-men — Cave-men were hunters — Methods of cooking — Destitute of t he potter's art — Their weapons — Clothing — Their skill in drawing — Evidence of a government — Of a religious belief — Race of the Cave-men — Distinct from the Men of the Drift — Probable connection with the Eskimos. Chapter 5. Antiquity of the Paleolithic Age. Interest in the Antiquity of man — Connected with the Glacial Age — The subject difficult — Proofs of a GlacialAge — State of Greenland to-day — The Terminal Moraine — Appearance of the North Atlantic — Interglacial Age — Causes of the Glacial Age — Croll's Th eory — Geographical causes — The two theories not antagonistic — The date of the Glacial Age — Probable length of the Paleolithic Age — Time Since theclose of the Glacial Age — Summary of results. Chapter 6. The Neolithic Ag e in Europe. Close of the first cycle — Neolithic culture connected with the present — No links between the two ages — Long lapse of time between the two ages — Swiss lake villages — This form of villages widely scattered — Irish cranogs — Fortified villages — Implements and weapons of Neolithic times — Possessed of pottery — Neolithic agriculture — Possessed of domestic animals — Danish shell-heaps — Importance of flint — The art of navigation —Neolithic clothing — Their mode of burial — The question of race — Possibl e remnants — Connection with the Turanian race — Arrival of the Celts. Chapter 7. The Bronze Age in Europe. Races of Men, like Individuals — Gradual change of Neolithic Age to that of Bronze — The Aryan family — First Aryans Neolithic — Origin of Bronze — How Great discoveries are made — Gold the first metal — Copper abundant — No Copper Age — The discovery of Tin — Explanation of an Alloy — Bronze, wherever found, the same composition — What is meant by the Bronze Age — Knowledge in other directions — Gradual Growth ofCulture — Three Centers of Bronze production — Habitations during the Bron ze Age — The Bronze Ax — Implements of Bronze — Personal ornaments — Ornaments not always made of Bronze — Advance in Arts of living — Advance in Agriculture — Warlike Weapons — How they worked Bronze — Advance in Government — Trade in the Bronze Age — Religion of the Bronze Age — Symbolical figures— Temples of the Bronze Age — Stonehenge. Chapter 8. The Iron Age in Europ e. Bronze not the best metal — Difficulties attending the discovery of Iron— Probable steps in this discovery — Where this discovery was first made — Known in Ancient Egypt — How this knowledge would spread — Iron would not drive out Bronze — The primitive Iron-worker — The advance in government — Pottery and ornaments of the Iron Age — Weapons of early Iron Age — The battle-field of Tilfenau — Trade of early Iron Age — Invention of Money — Invention of Alphabetic Writing — Invasion of the Germanic Tribes — The cause of the Dark Ages — Connection of these three ages — Necessity of believing in an Extended Past — Attempts to determine the same — Tiniere Delta — Lake Bienne — British Fen-lands — Maximum and Minimum Data — Mr. Geikie's conclusions — The Isolation of the paleolithic Age. Chapter 9. Early Man in America. Conflicting accounts of the American Aborigines — Recent discoveries — Climate of California in Tertiary Times — Geological changes near its close— Description of Table Mountain — Results of the discoveries there — The C alaveras skull — Other relics — Discussion of the question — Early Californians Neolithic — Explanation of this — Date of the Pliocene Age — Other discoveries bearing on the Antiquity of man — Dr. Koch's discovery — Discoveries in the Loess of Nebraska — In Greene County, Illinois — In Georgia — Difficulties in detecting a Paleolithic Age in this country — Dr. Abbott's discoveries — Paleolithic Implements of the Delaware — Age of the deposits — The race of Paleolithic man — Ancestors of the Eskimos — Comparison of Paleolithic Age in this country with that in Europe — Eskimos one of the oldest races in the World. Chapter 10. The Mound Builders. Meaning of "Mound Builders" — Location of Mound Building tribes — All Mounds not the work of men —Altar Mounds — Objects found on the Altars — Altar Mounds possibly burial Mounds — Burial Mounds — Mounds not the only Cemeteries of these tribes — Terraced Mounds — Cahokia Mound — Historical notice of a group of Mounds — The Etowal group — Signal Mounds — Effigy Mounds — How they represented different animals — Explanation of the Effigy Mounds — Effigy Mounds in other localities — Inclosures of the Scioto Valley — At Newark, Ohio — At Marietta, Ohio — Graded Ways — Fortified Inclosures — Ft. Ancient, Ohio — Inclosures of Northern Ohio — Works of unknown import — Ancient Canals in Missouri —Implements and Weapons of Stone — Their knowledge of Copper — Ancient mini ng — Ornamental pipes — Their knowledge of pottery — Of Agriculture — Government and Religion — Hard to distinguish them from the Indians. Chapter 11.The Pueblo Country. Description of the Pueblo Country — Historical outline — Description of Zuñi — Definition of a Pueblo — Old Zuñi — Inscription Ro ck — Pueblo of Jemez — Historical notice of Pecos — Description of the Moqui tribes — The Estufa — Description of the San Juan country — Aztec Springs— In the Canyon of the McElmo — The Ruins on the Rio Mancos — On Hovenweep Creek — Description of a Cliff-house — Cliff Town — Cave Houses — Ruins on the San Juan — Cave Town — The Significance of Cliff-houses — Moqui tradit ions — Ruins in Northern New Mexico — Ruins in the Chaco Cañon — Pueblo Bonito — Ruins in South-western Arizona — The Rio Verde Valley — Casa Grande —Ruins on the Gila — Culture of the Pueblo Tribes — Their Pottery — Superio rity of the Ancient pottery — Conclusion. Chapter 12. The Prehistoric Americans. Different views on this Subject — Modern System of Government — Ancient System of Government — Tribal Government universal in North America — The Indians not Wandering Nomads — Indian houses Communal in character — Indian Methods of Defense — Mandan Villages — Indians sometimes erected Mounds — Probable Government of the Mound Builders — Traditions of the Mound Builders among the Iroquois — Among the Delawares — Probable fate of the Mound Builders — The Natchez Indians possibly a remnant of the Mound Builders — Their early Traditions — Lines of resemblance between the Pueblo Tribes and the Mound Builders — The origin of the Indians — America Inhabited by the Indians from a very early time — Classification of the Indian Tribes — Antiquity of the Indian Tribes. Chapter 13. The Nahua Tribes. Early Spanish discoveries in Mexico — The Nahua tribes defined — Climate of Mexico — The Valley of Anahuac — Ruins at Tezcuco — The Hill of Tezcocingo — Ruins at Teotihuacan — Ancient Tulla — Ruins in the Province of Querataro — Casa Grandes inChihuahua — Ancient remains in Sinaloa — Fortified Hill of Quemada — The P yramid of Cholula — Fortified Hill at Xochicalco — Its probable use — Ruinsat Monte Alban — Ancient remains at Mitla — Mr. Bandelier's investigations — Traditions in regard to Mitla — Ruins along the Panuco River — Ruins in Vera Cruz — Pyramid of Papantla — Tusapan — Character of Nahua Ruins. Chapter 14. The Maya Tribes. The geographical location of the Maya tribes — Description of Copan — Statue at Copan — Altar at Copan — Ruins at Quiriga — Patinamit — Utatlan — Description of Palenque — The Palace at Palenque — The Temple of the Three Inscriptions — Temple of the Beau-relief — Temple of the Cross — Temple of the Sun — Maler's Temple of the Cross — Significance ofthe Palenque crosses — Statue at Palenque — Other ruins in Tobasco and Chi apas — Ruins in Yucatan — Uxmal — The Governor's House — The Nunnery — Roomin Nunnery — The Sculptured Façades — Temple at Uxmal — Kabah — Zayi — Lab na — Labphak — Chichen-Itza — The Nunnery — The Castillo — The Gymnasium — M. Le Plongon's researches — The tradition of the Three Brothers — Chaac-Mal — Antiquity of Chichen-Itza. Chapter 15. The Culture of the Civilized Tribes. Different views on this question — Reasons for the same — Their architecture — Different styles of houses — The communal house — The teepan — Theteocalli — State of society indicated by this architecture — The gens amon g the Mexicans — The phratry among the Mexicans — The tribe — The powers and duties of the council — The head chiefs of the tribe — The duties of the "Chief-of-Men" — The mistake of the Spaniards — The Confederacy — The idea of property among the Mexicans — The ownership of land — Their laws — Enforcement of the laws — Outline of the growth of the Mexicans in power — Theirtribute system — How collected — Their system of trade — Slight knowledge of metallurgy — Religion — Quetzalcohuatl — Huitzilopochtli — Mexican priesthood — Human sacrifice — The system of Numeration — The calendar system — The Calendar Stone — Picture-writing — Landa Alphabet — Historical outline.Chapter 16. Ancient Peru. First knowledge of Peru — Expeditions of Pizarro — Geography of Peru — But a small part of it inhabitable — The tribes of a ncient Peru — How classified — Sources of our knowledge of Peru — Garcillaso De La Vega — Origin of Peruvian civilization — The Bolson of Cuzco — Historical outline — Their culture — Divided into phratries and gentes — Government — Efforts to unite the various tribes — Their system of colonies — Theroads of the Incas — The ruins of Chimu — The arts of the Chimu people — T he manufacture of Pottery — Excavation at Ancon — Ruins in the Huatica Valley — The construction of a Huaca — The ruins at Pachacamac — The Valley of the Canete — The Chincha Islands — Tiahuanuco — Carved gateway — The Islandof Titicaca — Chulpas — Aboriginal Cuzco — Temple of the Sun — The Fortres s — General remarks. Edges lightly worn, penned name, else very good. NOTE:Some extra shipping will be needed for this hefy volume. 120.00

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9 ALLEN, Patricia. Metepenagiag : New Brunswick's Oldest Village. Second Printing.
Red Bank First Nation / Goose Lane Editions, Red Bank, N.B. / Fredericton, N.B., 1994, ISBN:086492139X 
ALLEN, Patricia. Metepenagiag : New Brunswick's Oldest Village. (Red Bank, N.B) : Red Bank First Nation / (Fredericton, N.B.) : Goose Lane Editions, (1994). Second Printing. Pp [i]-ix,10-41,(3). Illustrated. Maps. Large 8vo, illustrated black cardcovers. Photographs by Patrick M. Polchies. Paintingsby Roger Simon. “The traditional name for the native community of Red Bank on the Northwest Miramichi River is Metepenagiag. Since 1975 over one hund red archaeological sites have been discovered in the Red Bank area. Severalancient campsites and a ceremonial site have been excavated. In recognitio n of their outstanding contribution to Canadian history both the Oxbow and the Augustine Mound sites have been declared National Historic Sites by theHistoric Sites and Monuments Board of Canada. Joseph Augustine, the Red Ba nk resident who first recognized the cultural and historical value of thesesites, has been presented with New Brunswick's distinguished Award for Her itage. The Red Bank archeological research has produced evidence about how the Miramichi Micmac lived in the past. This richly illustrated book offersa glimpse of what life may have been like at Metepenagiag prior to the com ing of the Europeans. Archaeologist Patricia Allen has enjoyed over ten years of research in New Brunswick's Miramichi district. Work at Red Bank's Ancient Oxbow site inspired this publication.” - from the back cover. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 12.50

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10 ALLEN, Robert S. His Majesty's Indian Allies : British Indian Policy in The Defence of Canada, 1774-1815. Paperback, Signed.
Dundurn Press, Toronto & Oxford, 1992, ISBN:1550021842 
ALLEN, Robert S. His Majesty's Indian Allies : British Indian Policy in TheDefence of Canada, 1774-1815. Toronto & Oxford : Dundurn Press, 1992. Firs t Paperback Printing. Pp. (6),7-294,(2), including plates. Illustrated. 8vo, art illustrated green card covers with white lettering to front cover andspine. "Today the First Nations are demanding a new recognition of their p lace in Canada. For them this demand is a renewal of the historical relationship between themselves and the European newcomers, based on mutual respect and a separate but equal status in which neither side would interfere wihthe integrity of the other's culture, language, law, or religious and poli tical systems. 'His Majesty's Indian Allies' is a study of the roots of this relationship and an examination of British Indian policy in North Americafrom the time of the American Revolution to the end of the War of 1812, wi th particular focus on Canada. Remarkably little recognition has been givenot the vital military role of native people in the defence of Canada. More precisely, the long relationship between native people and thje crown in C anada, based on formal alliances, was instrumental in preserving and protecting the integrity of the territories that became Canada. The cohesive vehicle for implementing policy directives was the British Indian Department, the forerunner of the present Department of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada. Although plagued by a continuous struggle over land issues and native sovereignty, an enduring and symbiotic relationship evolved between the native people and the British Crown in Canada that was rooted in the mutual need and desire for protection and survival. In his conclusion, Allen argues that the historic chain of friendship between native people and the crown has been recast, but not particularly altered, in the contemporary world of government-native relations. In detailing and assessing these military alliances during the formative and critical years in the development of the nations in North America, Robert Allen has brought refreshing new insights intothe field of native history." - from rear. Very good. Signed, inscribed an d dated by the author on the title page. 25.00

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11 ALOYSIUS, Loreen Tales from Kalskag
Adult Literacy Laboratory, Anchorage Community College, University of Alaska, Anchorage, 0, 
ALOYSIUS, Loreen. Tales from Kalskag. For Supplementary Reading - Level III. For Field Test. (Anchorage : Adult Literacy Laboratory, Anchorage Community College, University of Alaska), n.d. [1979?]. Pp (10),3-74,(2). Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, illustrated orange card covers, lettered in black, black cloth tape spine. This book is "part of a literary system designed for use by adults in Alaskan villages" and is "a pilot programand the material is now in the process of being field tested." (from the Foreword). Contents : Foreword (by Eugene F. Short and James Z. Irany). Introduction. The Dipper and the Dog. The Man in the Moon. The Rainbow. Thunder and Lightning. Information stickers to front cover, else very good. 25.00

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12 ALUNIK, Ishmael Call Me Ishmael : Memories of Ishmael Alunik, Inuvialuk Elder
Kolausok Ugblaaq Enterprises, Inuvik, NWT , 1998, ISBN:096845710X 
ALUNIK, Ishmael. Call Me Ishmael : Memories of Ishmael Alunik, Inuvialuk Elder. Inuvik, Northwest Territories, : Kolausok Ugblaaq Enterprises, 1998. First Printing. Pp (3),4-99,(1). Illustrated 8vo, white & grey cardcovers. Cover subtitle : Memories of an Inuvialuk Elder. Contents : Introduction : Inuvialuit: A Brief History (pp.4-22) by Uluksuk. Our Name is Inuit; How Tulugak Stole the Sun; Tulugak and His Cousin; The Way Inupiat Lived Before White Men Came to the Arctic; The Story of the Flood; The Legend of Super Little Man; Short, True Stories told by Inupiat and Inuvialuit; A Story of a Caribou Hunt; Make Bows, Arrows and Fire; How limit make Umiaks and Kayaks; Fishing and Hunting on Lakes, Rivers and the Ocean Shore; Caribou-Horn Bows; How William Kuptana hunted Polar Bears; How to Snare Rabbits, Ptarmigan and Moose; Inuit Houses; Caribou Used for Many Things; Boots from Caribou Legs and Seal Skins; Indian & Inuvialuit Confrontations; Navigating by Stars,Moon and Snowdrifts; Ishmael, Yesterday and Today. Very good. 40.00

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13 ANDERSON, Dawn, and Barrie ANDERSON MARSHALL, Donald) Manufacturing Guilt : Wrongful Convictions in Canada. Second Edition
Fernwood Publishing, Halifax & Winnipeg, 2009, ISBN:9781552662687 
ANDERSON, Dawn, and Barrie ANDERSON. Manufacturing Guilt : Wrongful Convictions in Canada. Second Edition. Halifax & Winnipeg : Fernwood Publishing, (2009). Pp (5),6-176. 8vo [150 x 227 mm], photo-illustrated black cardcovers, lettered in cream. Barrie Anderson retired from the Department of Sociology at the University of Regina in 1996, and passed away in February of 2007. Dawn Anderson was a professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Regina. "Manufacturing Guilt, 2nd edition, updates the cases presented in the first edition and includes two new chapters: one concerning thecase of James Driskell and another regarding Dr. Charles Smith, whose role in forensic pathology evidence led to several wrongful convictions. In thi s new edition, the authors demonstrate that the same factors at play in thecriminalization of the powerless and marginalized are found in cases of wr ongful conviction. Contrary to popular belief, wrongful convictions are notdue simply to “unintended errors,” but rather are too often the result of the deliberate actions of those working in the criminal justice system. Using Canadian cases of miscarriages of justice, the authors argue that understanding wrongful convictions and how to prevent them is incomplete outside the broader societal context in which they occur." (from the back cover). Contents : 1. Marginalization and Wrongful Convictions. 2. The Case of Donald Marshall (pp.26-44). 3. The Case of David Milgaard. 4. The Case of Wilbert Coffin. 5. The Case of Guy Paul Morin. 6. The Case of Thomas Sophonow. 7.The Case of Steven Truscott. 8. The Case of James Driskell. 9. The Case of William Mullins-Johnson. 10. Ending Wrongful Convictions. Very good. 15.00

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14 ANDREWS, Gerry Metis Outpost : Memoirs of the First Schoolmaster at the Metis Settlement of Kelly Lake, BC, 1923-1925. First Edition, signed by author
the author, Victoria, B.C., 1985, ISBN:0969216904 
ANDREWS, Gerry. Metis Outpost : Memoirs of the First Schoolmaster at the Metis Settlement of Kelly Lake, BC, 1923-1925. Victoria, B.C. : Published by the author, 1985. First Edition. Pp (2),iii-x,1-340. Illustrated. Maps. Index. 4to, illustrated tan card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Foreword by Dr. W. Kaye Lamb. Author's Preface. 1. The First Kelly Lake School Year: 1923-1924. 2. Packers' Progress Through Pine Pass: 1924. 3. The Second Kelly Lake School Year: 1924-1925. 4. To Jasper and Beyond with Packhorses: 1925. 5. Epilogue. Appendices : 1. References for Selected ldentities. 2. The John Bennett Tragedy. 3. Archival Material. 4. Genealogies. 5. Cree Commentary and Vocabulary. 6. Geographics. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. Digned without i scription by the author. 45.00

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15 Anon. Amid Arctic Snows : A Story of Gospel Pioneers and their Work in Iceland, Lapland, and Lone Labrador. With Peeps at the Peoples of these Lands
John Ritchie, Publisher, Kilmarnock, Scotland , 1912, 
Anon. Amid Arctic Snows : A Story of Gospel Pioneers and their Work in Iceland, Lapland, and Lone Labrador. With Peeps at the Peoples of these Lands. Kilmarnock, Scotland : John Ritchie, Publisher, n.d. [1910s?]. Pp (8),[9]-103,(1),(8). Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated peach cloth, a.e.g. Not in O'Dea. Pp 73-103 on Labrador. Contents : Introduction; Peeps at Iceland - The Land and the People, Industries and Occupations, Early Days of Christianity; Peeps at Lapland - Peeps at the Lapps, The Religion of the Lapps, The Gospel in Lapland; Peeps at Faroe - Gospel Labours and Fruit; Lone Labrador- Peeps at the People, The Gospel's First Entrance, The First Mission Colo ny, Trials and Triumphs of Faith, Labrador and the Present Time. Bookplate,else a very good copy. 150.00

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16 ARCHIBALD, Linda and Mary CRNKOVICH. If Gender Mattered: A Case Study of Inuit Women, Land Claims and the Voisey's Bay Nickel Project / Et si les femmes avaient voix au chapitre? Étude decas sur les Inuites, les revendications territoriales et le projet d'explo itation de la mine de nickel
Research Directorate, Status of Women Canada, Ottawa, 1999, ISBN:0662280024 
ARCHIBALD, Linda and Mary CRNKOVICH. If Gender Mattered: A Case Study of Inuit Women, Land Claims and the Voisey's Bay Nickel Project / Et si les femmes avaient voix au chapitre? Étude de cas sur les Inuites, les revendications territoriales et le projet d'exploitation de la mine de nickel de la baie Voisey. Ottawa : Research Directorate, Status of Women Canada, November 1999. Pp [i]-x,[1]-39,(1);[i]-xi,(1),[1]-46,(2). 4to, blue card covers, printed in white and green. Contents : Introduction. I. Aboriginal Land Claims and the Federal Policy : (a) Purpose of Land Claims; (b) Scope of Land Claims Negotiations and Agreements; (c) Nature and Process of Land Claims Negotiations; (d) Gender and the Comprehensive Land Claims Policy; (e) Ig GenderMattered in the Comprehensive Claims Policy, II. Environmental Assessment : (a) Gender and Environmental Assessment of the Voisey's Bay Nickel Project; (b) Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Environmental Assessment of theVoisey's Bay Nickel Project; (c) Women's Participation. Conclusions : (a) Gender-Based Analysis; (b) Women's Representation and Participation. Bilingual (English and French) texts. Very good. 45.00

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17 Arctic - Law] MILLS, Hal. BEAUCHAMP, Ken. JULL, Peter. Ocean Policy and Management in the Arctic : Ocean Management Working Group,Third National Workshop on People, Resources, and the Environment North of 60
Canadian Arctic Resources Committee, Ottawa, 1984, ISBN:0919996302 
[Arctic-Law]. Ocean Policy and Management in the Arctic : Ocean Management Working Group, Third National Workshop on People, Resources, and the Environment North of 60º, 1-3 June 1983, Yellowknife, N.W.T. Ottawa : Canadian Arctic Resources Committee, (1984). Pp (3),iv-x,1-186. Maps and diagrams in the text. 8vo, white cardcovers. Contents include: "Ocean Policy Making in the Canadian Arctic" by Hal Mills; "International Legal Issues in Arctic Waters" by Ken Beauchamp; "Inuit Interests in the Arctic Offshore" by Peter Jull and Nigel Bankes; "Arctic Marine Transportation: A View from the Bridge"by Captain T.C. Pullen; "Ocean Management: A Theoretical Perspective" by K en Beauchamp. Very good. 35.00

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18 Arctic Journal VanSTONE, James W. OLIVER, D.R. WEEDFALL, Robert O. Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 16, No. 3,September 1963
Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1963, 
(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume16, No. 3, September 1963. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 1 963. Pp [149]-212. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: T.E. Jones's "An approach to polar research" (pp 151-157); James W. VanStone's "Changing patterns of Indian trapping in the Canadian Subarctic" (pp 158-174, describes changes observed among Chipewyans at Snowdrift in southwestern Mackenzie District in 1960-1961); D.R. Oliver's "Entomological studies in the Lake Hazen area, Ellesmere Island, including lists ofspecies of arachnida, collembola, and insecta" (pp 175-180); Robert O. Wee dfall's "Variation of soil temperatures in Ogotoruk Valley, Alaska" (pp 181-194); J. Ross Mackay's "Notes on the shoreline recession along the coast of the Yukon Territory" (pp 195-197); R.E. Munn's "The micrometeorological tower at Resolute, N.W.T." (pp 198-200); R.S. Adhaw's "A thermograph for usein the Arctic" (pp 200-202); Roland H. Mulvey's "Some soil-inhabiting, fre shwater, and plant-parasitic nematodes from the Canadian Arctic and Alaska"(pp 202-204); D.C. Nutt and L.K. Coachman's "A note on Ice Island WH-5" (p p 204-206); plus News and Reviews. Rubbed, else very good. 20.00

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19 ARIMA, E. Y. National Museum of Canada Bull.189 Report on an Eskimo Umiak Built at Ivuyivik, P.Q., in the Summer of 1960. signed
Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, Ottawa, 1963, 
ARIMA, E. Y. Report on an Eskimo Umiak Built at Ivuyivik, P.Q., in the Summer of 1960. Ottawa : Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources,1963. Pp (4),v-vi,1-83,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, tan card covers, lettered in black. National Museum of Canada Bulletin No. 189, Anthropological Series No. 59. Contents : Part I. Introduction : Acknowledgments; "Women's Boat"; Distribution; Form; Some uses and sociocultural aspects. Part II. The Ivuyivik Umiak : Materials; Construction of the framework; Covering the framework; Accessories; Performance; Authenticity; Economic and social aspects; Some historical notes. French Résumé. Appendix : Note on spelling; Eskimo terms for parts of the umiak; Udjuk hunt expenditures. Institutional library stamp, stain to fore-edge of back cover, corner section of last two leaves clipped but without loss of text, else very good. Signed and dated by the author. . 30.00

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20 ASCH, Michael Kinship and the Drum Dance in a Northern Dene Community
Boreal Institute for Northern Studies / Academic Printing & Publishing, 1988, ISBN:0919058744 
ASCH, Michael. Kinship and the Drum Dance in a Northern Dene Community. N.pl.: Boreal Institute for Northern Studies / Academic Printing & Publishing,(1988). Pp (6),vii-xi,(1),1-113,(3). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated g rey card covers, lettered in white. A volume in The Circumpolar Research Series. "This book features important new information about Dene community life in the 1960s during the crucial period immediately following the movew from bush to town. It is the only book to date which deals extensively with the traditional economy, the structure of Dene kinship and its role in social organization, and the role of the music of the Drum Dance in the social life of the community, under rapidly changing circumstances. This book wil be of interest to students and scholars in the fields of Anthropology, Spciology, Political Science and Native Studies." (from the back cover). Contents : A Dene Account of How the World Was Created. 1. A geographic and historical description of the Pe Ts?h´ Ki´ Region. 2. Economic life. 3. Social structure and organization. 4. Kinds of music and instruments in Pe Ts?h´ Ki´. 5. The social organization of the drum dance. 6. The music of the Dene drum dance. 7. On the meaning of the drum dance. Postscript: A perspective from 1988. Appendix A: Transcription of a song. Appendix B: Melodic Sketches. Appendix C: Implications of Dene Kinship for the Structuralist Paradigm. Appendix D: Some Conclusions on Music Analysis. Spine and boards covers sunned, else very good. 24.00

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