Most widely held works by Boyce Richardson
Strangers devour the land : a chronicle of the assault upon the last coherent hunting culture in North America, the Cree Indians of northern Quebec, and their vast primeval homelands by Boyce Richardson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1975 and 1991 in English and held by 770 libraries worldwide
People of Terra Nullius : betrayal and rebirth in aboriginal Canada by Boyce Richardson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Discussion of the situation of native peoples in Canada.
James Bay: the plot to drown the North Woods by Boyce Richardson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Drumbeat : anger and renewal in Indian country ( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
The future of Canadian cities by Boyce Richardson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Memoirs of a media maverick by Boyce Richardson ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Strangers devour the land : the Cree hunters of the James Bay area versus Premier Bourassa and the James Bay Development Corporation by Boyce Richardson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Includes testimony to the courts and agreement.
Time to change : Canada's place in a world in crisis by Boyce Richardson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Strangers devour the land by Boyce Richardson ( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Updated edition of the 1975 account of the Cree Indians of northern Quebec and the James Bay Hydroelectric Project, with discussion of the environmental effects of the dams built to date, and of the effects on the traditional Indian way of life, in particular at Waswanipi, Mistassini, Rupert House, Garden and Lac Trefart.
Flooding Job's garden ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
The James Bay Cree of northern Quebec were promised that they would benefit from the large hydro projects on their land, but they face loosing their economic independence and lifestyle.
Cree hunters of Mistassini by Boyce Richardson ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Shows the conflict produced by the James Bay development scheme between a hunting culture of Cree Indians and the dominant white culture that has come to rely heavily on large-scale technology.
Super-companies ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Discusses the activities of large international corporations and the effects they have on the economic, environmental, and physical well-being of people as exemplified by aluminum companies in Australia, British Columbia, Jamaica, and Norway. Includes interviews with managers, opponents, and economists.
Life of the party by Gérard Fortin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Louisbourg under siege ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Presents a recreation of life at the French fortress of Louisbourg which flourished between 1713 and 1758 on Cape Breton in Nova Scotia, and of its siege in 1745. Thought to be impregnable, it was nevertheless successfully attacked by the British during "King George's War". The attackers were volunteers from New England, who, though untrained, were heavily motivated by economic concerns, the cod fishery especially. Britain's return of Louisbourg to the French, during the peace, infuriated the New Englanders who had sacrificed so much.
Wuxing people's commune ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Examines the social and political organization of life in a rural Chinese commune in north China in 1978. Concludes with scenes of a great wheat harvest in which 12,000 men, women, and children participate.
Minuit moins cinq sur les réserves ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Baie James : sans mobile legitime. Traduit par Jean Pierre Fournier by Boyce Richardson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Blockade Algonquins defend the forest ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A small group of Algonquins take on the Canadian government and the logging industry to save their traditional hunting grounds and way of life.
Le temps de changer by Boyce Richardson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
North China factory ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The lives of textile workers employed in a large cotton factory in China are profiled. Narrated by Donald Sutherland.
Aluminum industry and trade Autonomy and independence movements Biography Canada Canada--James Bay Region Case studies China Cities and towns City planning Communes (China) Communists Cree Indians Cree Indians--Government relations Cree Indians--Land tenure Cree Indians--Politics and government Documentary films Documentary films Ethnographic films Feature films Films for the hearing impaired Fortin, Gérard,--1923- History Hudson Bay--James Bay Hydroelectric power plants Indians, Treatment of Indians of North America Indians of North America--Civil rights Indians of North America--Government relations Indians of North America--Hunting Indians of North America--Legal status, laws, etc. Indians of North America--Politics and government International business enterprises International business enterprises--Social aspects James Bay Hydroelectric Project Journalists King George's War (United States : 1744-1748) Mistassin Indians--Hunting Motion picture producers and directors Nonfiction films Nova Scotia--Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site Nova Scotia--Louisbourg Political planning Political science Québec Richardson, Boyce Siege of Louisbourg (Canada : 1745) Siege of Louisbourg (Canada : 1758) United States Water resources development--Environmental aspects Working class
Richardson, Thomas Boyce
Multiple languages (2)