Many Voyages of Arthur Wellington Clah (eBook, 2014) []
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Many Voyages of Arthur Wellington Clah

Many Voyages of Arthur Wellington Clah

Author: Peggy Brock
Publisher: Vancouver UBC Press 2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Cover -- Title Page -- Contents -- Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Chronology -- Introduction -- The Life and Times of Arthur Wellington Clah -- Keeping Account: The Diary -- The Fur Trade Era -- Chasing Gold -- Food Production and Wage Labour -- Land Matters -- Becoming a Christian -- Parading and Preaching -- Clah and the Missionaries -- The Changing World of Feasting -- Ligeex, Chief of the Gispaxlo'ots --  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Many Voyages of Arthur Wellington Clah
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peggy Brock
ISBN: 9780774820059 0774820055
OCLC Number: 1027960894
Awards: Short-listed for Canadian Aboriginal History Book Prize, Canadian Historical Association 2012 (Canada)
Description: Online-Ressource (325 Seiten)
Contents: ChronologyIntroduction1 The Life and Times of Arthur Wellington Clah2 Keeping Account: The Diary3 The Fur Trade Era4 Chasing Gold5 Food Production and Wage Labour6 Land Matters7 Becoming a Christian8 Parading and Preaching9 Clah and the Missionaries10 The Changing World of Feasting11 Ligeex, Chief of the Gispaxlo'ots12 Old Age: The End of VoyagingConclusionAppendices:1 Clah's Trade Records for 24 and 25 December 18652 Key People in Clah's WorldNotesBibliographyIndex


Drawing on a painstaking transcription of Clah's diaries, Peggy Brock offers a riveting portrait of a Tsimshian man and his encounters with colonialism.  Read more...


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The Many Voyages of Arthur Wellington Clah is a striking book offering an on-the-ground viewpoint of colonialism as it evolved on the Pacific Northwest Coast of Canada. -- Susan Neylan, Wilfrid Read more...

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