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Haida Monumental Art

Villages of the Queen Charlotte Islands

Combining archeology and ethnohistory, this book presents an integrated framework for understanding the physical structure of a Haida village, through remarkable photographs, site plans and detailed descriptions of fifteen major villages

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Ninstints

Haida World Heritage Site

George MacDonald combines archival material and scientific and photographic evidence to record what is known of the history of Ninstints and its people.

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As Long as the Sun Shines and Water Flows

A Reader in Canadian Native Studies

This collection of papers focuses on Canadian Native history since 1763 and presents an overview of official Canadian Indian policy and its effects on the Indian, Inuit, and Metis.

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Tense and Aspect in Modern Colloquial Japanese

This work lays the foundation for a systematization of aspectual categories on the basis of realized versus unrealized rather than completive and incompletive categories.

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Green Gold

The Forest Industry in British Columbia

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The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 20, 1982

Edited by C.B. Bourne

The Yearbook contains articles of lasting significance in the field of international legal studies.

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The Tsimshian

Images of the Past, Views for the Present

This volume examines Tsimshian culture from the prehistoric period to the recent past and includes contributions from such diverse perspectives as archaeology, linguistics, and social anthropology.

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The Subarctic Fur Trade

Native Social and Economic Adaptations

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A Sarcee Grammar

This book presents a comprehensive grammar, dealing with deals with all major areas of linguistic structure, including syntax, phonology, and morphology of Sarcee, an Athapaskan language spoken in southern Alberta.

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The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 21, 1983

Edited by C.B. Bourne

The Yearbook contains articles of lasting significance in the field of international legal studies.

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Field and Theory

Lectures in Geocryology

This collection of papers by internationally known scientists in the field of geocryology was originally presented as a series of lectures at the University of British Columbia in 1980-1 in honour of J. Ross MacKay.

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Vancouver Short Stories

Edited by Carole Gerson

The stories in this collection present the experience of living in Vancouver as filtered through the imagination of some of Canada's most famous writers.

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