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Iqaluit And Toronto: Inhabit Media, 2007 Amazing Bilingual English And Inuktitut Book Describing Inuit Folk Characters With Drawings By Mike Austin. From The Series: Strange Creatures And Fantastic Beings From Inuit Myths And Legends, Volume I: The Mother Of The Sea Beasts And The Giants Of The North. Title, Kappianaqtut, Or 'That Which Is Frightening' Is A… Read more
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Peter Pitseolak's Escape From Death

by Peter Pitseolak

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Published
1977
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780771030307
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CA$30.87

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Toronto Canada: McClelland & Stewart, 1977 Peter Pitseolak (1902-1973) Was An Inuit Photographer, Artist, Sculptor And Historian. Wikipedia Tells How He Was First Given A Camera In The 1940'S And Together With His Wife Managed To Develop And Print In An Igloo, Using A Flashlight Covered By A Red Cloth And A Lens Filter Made From A Pair Of… Read more
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Caribou Song (Atihko Nikamon)

by Tomson Highway

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Sparkle Books
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780002255226
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CA$38.59

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Toronto: HarperCollins Publishers, 2001 Near Fine First Edition And First Printing Of This Bilingual Cree-English Children's Book, Lovingly Illustrated By Brian Deines. Written By One Of Canada's Most Honored Writers, Tomson Highway Describes How Two Little Boys Follow The Caribou With Their Parents. The Boys Dance And Sing To Bring The Caribou And Are Thrilled And Scared And… Read more
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The Good Medicine Book: The Wisdom Of The Old Ones, Their Legends, Crafts And Sacred Ways

by Adolf Hungry Wolf

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Published
1973
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$27.01

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U.S.A.: Warner, 1973 Warner, November 1973 First Edition And Printing In Near Fine Condition Save For A Name Stamp Which Has Been Applied To Top And Outside Page Edges. Adolf Hungry Wolf Is A Man Of European Descent Who Has Joined The Blackfoot Hungry Wolf Clan And Their Way Of Life. This Copy Appears Unread. It Is Copiously Illustrated With… Read more
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Out Of The Ice: Birth of a Shaman

by Linda S. Grant

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Sparkle Books
Published
2015
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781460252178
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CA$29.32

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Victoria, B.C.: FriesenPress, 2015 First Edition, Near New And Inscribed By The Author To Someone Who Helped Get The Book Done. Rear Dust Jacket Panel Is A Bit Wavy, Else Near Fine. Story Is Of Three Teenage Inuit Girls On A Sojourn.
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One Story, One Song

by Wagamese, Richard

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Published
2011
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781553655060
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CA$30.87

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Canada: Douglas & McIntyre, 2011 Near Fine And Near New First Printing In Near Fine Unclipped Dust Jacket. This Is A Compendium Of Stories And Observations Reflecting The Author's Deep Sense Of Shared Humanity.
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The Blue Raven

by Harrison, Ted

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Sparkle Books
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780771592881
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Toronto, Canada: Macmillan of Canada, 1988 Near Fine In Very Good Dust Jacket, Macmillan 1988 No Writing Or Marks, Corners And Binding Intact, In Very Good Unclipped Dust Jacket With Closed Tear To Upper Rear Spine, Mylar. A Legend Of The Athapaskan First Nation Illustrated By One Of Canada's Foremost Depicters Of The North And Its Peoples.
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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

by Alexie, Sherman

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Sparkle Books
Published
2007
Condition
Good ++
ISBN
9780545274531
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CA$19.29

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New York: Scholastic, Inc., 2007 7Th Printing Of The 2007 Scholastic Paperback Edition. Illustrated By Ellen Forney. There Are No Reading Creases And In General, This Looks Like Quite A Fresh Copy, But The First Few Pages Are Creased. Winner Of The National Book Award.
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Wish Wind

by Eyvindso, Peter

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Sparkle Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780921827030
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CA$21.61

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Winnipeg, Mb Canada: Pemmican Pubns, 1987 Very Good Minus (Soft Crease To Front Corner) But Inscribed By The Author, Peter Eyvindson, Popular Canadian Storyteller And Author Of Red Parka Mary And Kookum's Red Shoes.
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The Cypress Hills Massacre: Occasional Papers In Archeology No. 3

by Clipperton, Robert (Ed.)

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Published
2015
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New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780969142096
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Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada: Sakatchewan Archaeological Society, 2015 New. This Is An Interesting And Somewhat Unique Compilation On A Montana-Saskatchewan Historical Event Which Readers May Recognize From The Account In Wallace Stegner's Wolf Willow And Which Was Said To Have Provided The Impetus For The Establishment Of The North West Mounted Police. It Consists Of Three Sections Covering The Archival Evidence,… Read more
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The True Spirit And Original Intent Of Treaty 7 (Mcgill-Queen's Native And Northen Series) (Mcgill-Queen's Native And Northern Series)

by Treaty 7 Elders And Tribal Council With Hildebrandt, Walter; Carter, Sarah And Dorothy First Rider

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Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780773515215
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CA$50.16

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Montreal Canada: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1995 Very Good, Collectible Cancopy, No Writing Or Marks, Good Corners And Spine. Lacks Dj. Contains Bookplate With Gift Inscription From The Treaty 7 Tribal Council To Archie Daniels "With Sincere Appreciation For Your Valued Input." Archie Daniels (1914 - 1996) Was A Bearspaw Band Member. He Had Worked As A Researcher On An Oral… Read more
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The Brave Little Indian

by Martin, Bill; Martin, Bernard

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Published
1951
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Good
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CA$37.04

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New York: Holt Rinehart, 1951 This Is A Good Only Copy Of The 1951 Quarto Kin Der Owl Book From A Bygone Era Depicting Cute Little Indian Children. It Is An Ex School Library Book Which Has 'K' In Black Felt On The Cover And "E.C.S." On Ffep. There Are Traces Of The Date Due Slip And Card Pocket On… Read more
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Survival in the bush

by Assiniwi, Bernard

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Published
1972
Condition
Fair
ISBN
9780773040045
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CA$23.15

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U.S.A.: Copp Clark Pub. Co, 1972 Reading Copy Only Of This 1972 Bush Survival Handbook Based On First Nations Practices, Shelter, Trapping, Plant Identification. Illustrated With Blavk And White Drawings. Very Worn With Some Water Stains. Gift Inscription.
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Byron Through The Seasons

by The Children Of La Loche And Friends

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Sparkle Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780920079607
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CA$38.59

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U.S.A.: Fifth House, 1990 1990 Fifth House Edition Of This Bilingual English/Dene Hardcover Children's Book Depicting Dene Life In 1980'S Saskatchewan, Illustrated By A Group Of Dene Schoolchildren. Presume First Edition. Very Good. No Dust Jacket If Issued. Some Light Markings To Boards, Gift Inscription On Ffep. Clean And Crisp Interior.
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Windflower

by Gabrielle Roy

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Sparkle Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780771078361
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CA$23.15

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Toronto On: McClelland and Stewart, 1970 Mcclelland & Stewart 1970 Very Good Copy With Clean Crisp White Pages In Unclipped Dust Jacket Showing Price $5.95 Which Has Several Short Closed Tears To Edge And Is Yellowing A Bit. Book Has Slight Cant And Sunning To Top Edge. Translated From The French, This Is Roy's Story Of The Life Of An… Read more
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Final Season

by Arthurson, Wayne

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Sparkle Books
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781894345484
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CA$15.43

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Saskatoon Saskatchewan: Thistledown Press, 2002 Near Fine Presumed First Printing 2002. Light Toning. Appears Unread And Signed By The Author In 2003.
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My Spirit Soars

by George, Dan

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Sparkle Books
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780888391544
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CA$30.87

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U.S.A.: Hancock House, 1982 This Is A Posthumous Tribute Containing Poems, Musings And Stories By Chief Dan George. Near Fine Orange Boards With Bright Gilt Titles On Spine, Neat Gift Inscription And A Light Mark On Ffep, 1982 Hancock House, Presumed First Edition. Dust Jacket Has Light Rubbing And Is Clipped. Jacket Painting And Drawings Throughout The Book As Well… Read more
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Arctic Trading Company (1985)

by Lord, Judy

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Sparkle Books
Published
1985
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$26.24

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Churchill Manitoba Canada: Arctic Trading Company, 1985 An Unusual Very Attractive And Limited Edition Catalogue From Churchill Manitoba. Certified To Be Number 7730 Of 10,000 Copies. Charmingly Illustrated And With A Small Square Of Smoke Tanned Moosehide On The Inside Cover For The Reader To Smell. Issued Without Jacket. Cover By Luther Pokrant. A Little Reminiscent Of The Whole Earth… Read more
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Forbidden Frontier

by Harris, Christie

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Sparkle Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$13.89

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New York: Atheneum, 1968 This Is A Very Attractive Children's Book Published By Atheneum In 1968 And Written By Christie Harris, Of The Mouse Woman Stories. It Is Illustrated By E. Carey Kenney. Stated First Edition. Lightly Toned At Page Edges, Former Owner Stamp, Ffep And Title Page, Dust Jacket Is Clipped And Has One Chip From Back Panel Lower… Read more
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The Edible Wild : A Complete Cookbook And Guide To Edible Wild Plants In Canada And North America

by Berglund, Berndt; Bolsby, Clare E.

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Sparkle Books
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780919364394
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CA$42.44

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Canada: Pagurian Press, 1980 Near Fine Condition, May Be Unread, Still Had The Bookstore Receipt In It, No Writing Or Marks Save A Corner Crease. This Is An Outstanding Cookbook, Which Includes Roots, Seeds, Shoots, Leaves And Nuts And The Recipes Often Include Wild Meats. Just By Way Of Example, Consider Braised Plantain In Red Wine With Hazelnuts [And Bacon].… Read more
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