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The Resource Clearing the Plains : disease, politics of starvation, and the loss of Aboriginal life, James Daschuk

Clearing the Plains : disease, politics of starvation, and the loss of Aboriginal life, James Daschuk

Label
Clearing the Plains : disease, politics of starvation, and the loss of Aboriginal life
Title
Clearing the Plains
Title remainder
disease, politics of starvation, and the loss of Aboriginal life
Statement of responsibility
James Daschuk
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
James Daschuk examines the roles that Old World diseases, climate, and Canadian politics -- the politics of ethnocide -- played in the deaths and subjugation of thousands of aboriginal people in the realization of Sir John A. Macdonald's "National Dream."
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Issued also in electronic format.
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Daschuk, James W.
Dewey number
971.2/00497
Illustrations
  • maps
  • illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E78.C2
LC item number
D36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Canadian Plains studies,
Series volume
65
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Canada, Western
  • Canada, Western
  • Health Status
  • Indians, North American
  • Colonialism
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Population Dynamics
  • Canada
Label
Clearing the Plains : disease, politics of starvation, and the loss of Aboriginal life, James Daschuk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Indigenous Health, Environment, and Disease before Europeans -- The Early Fur Trade: Territorial Dislocation and Disease -- Early Competition and the Extension of Trade and Disease, 1740- 82 -- Despair and Death during the Fur Trade Wars, 1783-1821 -- Expansion of Settlement and Erosion of Health during the HBC Monopoly, 1821-69 -- Canada, the Northwest, and the Treaty Period, 1869-76 -- Treaties, Famine, and Epidemic Transition on the Plains, 1877-82 -- Dominion Administration of Relief, 1883- 85 -- The Nadir of Indigenous Health, 1886-91
Control code
840250989
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780889772960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)840250989
Label
Clearing the Plains : disease, politics of starvation, and the loss of Aboriginal life, James Daschuk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Indigenous Health, Environment, and Disease before Europeans -- The Early Fur Trade: Territorial Dislocation and Disease -- Early Competition and the Extension of Trade and Disease, 1740- 82 -- Despair and Death during the Fur Trade Wars, 1783-1821 -- Expansion of Settlement and Erosion of Health during the HBC Monopoly, 1821-69 -- Canada, the Northwest, and the Treaty Period, 1869-76 -- Treaties, Famine, and Epidemic Transition on the Plains, 1877-82 -- Dominion Administration of Relief, 1883- 85 -- The Nadir of Indigenous Health, 1886-91
Control code
840250989
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780889772960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)840250989

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