métis canadien

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Document Record
Creator Giraud, Marcel
Title métis canadien
Identifier P006738
Subject The People--Métis
French-Canadians--Canada, Western--History
Canadiens français--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire
Indians of North America--History
Indiens d'Amérique--Amérique du Nord--Histoire
Notes print lvi, 1296, [3] p., 3 leaves of plates, fold. maps.; 21.5 cm.
Language French
Media Text
Contributor University of Alberta
Description Reprinted in 2 vols., with introduction by J.E. Foster with Louise Zuk, Saint-Boniface, Man.: Éditions du Blé, 1984. Translated by George Woodcock as, <i>The Metis in the Canadian West </i>, Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 1986 (631p.; 729p.). Study of the social history of the Métis in western Canada, describing role they played in the fur trade era and their development as a distinct group. Considered comprehensive, if dated in its racial characterizations.
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