A knock on the door : the essential history of residential schools (eBook, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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A knock on the door : the essential history of residential schools

Author: Phil Fontaine; Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada,
Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba : University of Manitoba Press : National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation, Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Electronic Library, [2016] 2017. ©2016
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Edited and abridgedView all editions and formats
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It can start with a knock on the door one morning. It is the local Indian agent, or the parish priest, or, perhaps, a Mounted Police officer. So began the school experience of many Indigenous  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Phil Fontaine; Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada,
ISBN: 9780887555404 0887555403
OCLC Number: 994474727
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 274 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents: Residential schools in Canada --
The history --
The school experience --
The legacy --
Reconciliation --
Calls to action.
Responsibility: from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada ; foreword by Phil Fontaine.
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"There are good and bad things in our society, successes and failures. But there is only one fundamental reality that remains unaddressed. That is the situation of indigenous peoples. This is the Read more...

 
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