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ISBN:
0888395205
Price: $39.95
Authors: Kay, Gloria Johnston, Nahanee      Illustrators: Gloria Lansonious     
Call Number: JOH
Review:

This is a great book of photographs and accompanying essays about powwows, including ceremonies, regalia and powwow dances themselves.

All students would gain specific insights into these traditions just as students of all ages would be engaged.

Peoples: BC Coastal First Nations
Published By: Hancock House
Tags: celebration aboriginal role models story telling Spirit Life Special Talents 1-3 belonging Social Studies ceremony Special Talents 4-6 Aboriginal Studies cultural identity
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ISBN:
9780888395320
Authors: Robert E. Stanley     
Call Number: STA
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This book is part of a series of art books that pay tribute to the art of the Northwest Coast First Nations peoples. The designs are original, and come from a long line of artists in the the house of Ni'isyuush: Git-Gin-Goix.

The designs in this book are often seen as carvings. Ex...

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This book is part of a series of art books that pay tribute to the art of the Northwest Coast First Nations peoples. The designs are original, and come from a long line of artists in the the house of Ni'isyuush: Git-Gin-Goix.

The designs in this book are often seen as carvings. Explanations on each page teach the reader about the animals as well as the significance of the carvings. The pages can be coloured.
Peoples: BC Coastal First Nations
Published By: Hancock House
Tags: British Columbia wolf colour bear owls eagle Aboriginal Art whales frogs salmon moon beaver animals raven
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ISBN:
9780888393838
Authors: Lynn Bragg      Illustrators: Virgil Marchand     
Call Number: BRA
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A River Lost is a story of a grandmother and granddaughter from the Arrow Lakes tribe whose lives were infringed upon and changed due to technology and the construction of the Grand Coulee Dam.

Published By: Hancock House
Tags: culture history responsibility fishing
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ISBN:
9780888396204
Authors: David Hancock      Reg Ashwell     
Call Number: ASH
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Coast Salish is a title about the traditional and contemporary art and culture of the coast Salish people. It provides information about their hunting, lifestyle, artwork and traditional ceremonies of their people.

Published By: Hancock House
Tags: history ceremony Art Coast Salish dance Social Studies
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ISBN:
0888393830
Authors: Lynn Bragg      Illustrators: Lynn Bragg     
Call Number: BRA
Review:

Book has pan-indigenous elements, no context for First Nations in Canada and very Americanized Language.

Published By: Hancock House
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