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Peace pipe dreams : the truth about lies about Indians / Darrell Dennis.

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Location: Fennell STACKS E78.C2 .D365 2014
Barcode: 30731101223323
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 9781771000406
  • ISBN: 1771000406
  • Physical Description: 239 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Madeira Park, BC : Douglas & McIntyre, [2014]

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Native names : "What do we call you this week?" -- Native perceptions : the European P.O.V. : "Walk like an In-di-an" -- Native & alcohol : "Why the only Indian on Cheers was a wooden Indian" -- Religion & residential schools : "Peace pipe dreams" -- Treaties : "Sign on the dotted lie" -- Native land : "Let's call ahead and make reservations" -- Native government : "Chief and council or flotsam and jetsam?" -- The future : "Indianfinity and beyond!"
Summary, etc.:
Playwright, broadcaster, actor and comedian, Darrell Dennis looks at European-First Nations interactions in Canada from the moment of first contact to today.
Subject: Indigenous peoples > Canada > Humor.
Indigenous peoples > Canada > History.
Indigenous peoples > Canada > Ethnic identity.
Native peoples > Canada > Ethnic identity.
Native peoples > Canada > History.
Native peoples > Canada > Humor.
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