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Homeland to Hinterland: The Changing Worlds of the Red River Metis in the Nineteenth Century

By: Ens, Gerhard

Price: $16.95

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1996

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 136225

ISBN: 0802078222

Condition: Fine


Book shows very light scuffing to covers only. Creaseless covers and spine, solid binding, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Appears new, inside and out. Summary: Most writing on Metis history has tended to concentrate on the Resistance of 1869-70 and the Rebellion of 1885, without adequately explaining the social and economic origins of the Metis that shaped those conflicts. Historians have often emphasized the aboriginal aspect of the Metis heritage, stereotyping the Metis as a primitive people unable or unwilling to adjust to civilized life and capitalist society. In this soc... View more info