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Publisher: Chief Geographer's Office, circa 1920's. .: .
Seller ID: 36819
Condition: Very good
- A large 35 inch high by 39-1/2 inch wide partially colored folding map of Northern Alberta from a little South of Athabasca through the Caribou Mountains and up beyond Fort Smith near the top. Predominently black and white with bodies of water colored in green & points of interest in sienna, the whole within a sienna ruled frame. The map, compiled and engraved at the Chief Geographer's Office, is produced on a scale of 1:792,000 or 12-1/2 miles to 1 inch. The area at left of the sienna ruled border is identified as the "Peace River Block / 3,500,000 acres conveyed by the Province of British ... View more info
By: (David, Joe).
Publisher: Montreal, QC: Collective Opposed to Police Brutality, 2002.: 2002.
Seller ID: 94998
- Octavo, 8-1/2 inches high by 5-1/2 inches wide. Softcover, bound in stapled pink wraps titled and illustrated in black on the front cover. 44 pages. Fine. An account of the Mohawk artist Joe David's involvement as a warrior in the 1990 Oka Crisis which pitted the inhabitants of Kanehsatake against the Quebec Provincial Police and subsequently against the Canadian army. For 78 days, Mohawk warriors occupied the Pines, ancestral land which were destined to be cut down for a golf course expansion and construction of a parking lot. A police officer was killed during the initial stand off when po... View more info