Metis and the medicine line : creating a border and dividing a people (eBook, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Metis and the medicine line : creating a border and dividing a people

Author: Michel Hogue
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2015]
Series: David J. Weber series in the new borderlands history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Born of encounters between Indigenous women and Euro-American men in the first decades of the nineteenth century, the Plains Metis people occupied contentious geographic and cultural spaces. Living in a disputed area of the northern Plains inhabited by various Indigenous nations and claimed by both the United States and Great Britain, the Metis emerged as a people with distinctive styles of speech, dress, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hogue, Michel.
Metis and the medicine line.
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2015]
(DLC) 2014035956
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Hogue
ISBN: 9781469623238 1469623234 1469621053 9781469621050 1469621061 9781469621067
OCLC Number: 906108166
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: Borders and belonging --
Emergence: Creating a Metis borderland --
Exchange: Trade, sovereignty, and the forty-ninth parallel --
Belonging: Land, treaties, and the boundaries of race --
Resistance: Dismantling Plains Metis borderland settlements, 1879-1885 --
Exile: Scrip and Enrollment Commissions and the shifting boundaries of belonging, 1885-1920.
Series Title: David J. Weber series in the new borderlands history.
Responsibility: Michel Hogue.

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Born of encounters between Indigenous women and Euro-American men in the first decades of the nineteenth century, the Plains Metis people occupied contentious geographic and cultural spaces. Michel  Read more...

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