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amazing death of Calf Shirt and other Blackfoot stories

Hugh Aylmer Dempsey

amazing death of Calf Shirt and other Blackfoot stories

three hundred years of Blackfoot history

by Hugh Aylmer Dempsey

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Published by Fifth House Publishers in Saskatoon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Siksika Indians -- History.,
  • Piegan Indians -- History.,
  • Kainah Indians -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[collected by] Hugh A. Dempsey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.S54 D37 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination250 p. :
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1214451M
    ISBN 101895618444
    LC Control Number94211683
    OCLC/WorldCa30512513

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    Hugh A. Dempsey, Chief Curator Emeritus of the Glenbow Museum in Calgary, Alberta, is the author of Crowfoot: Chief of the Blackfeet and The Amazing Death of Calf Shirt and Other Blackfoot Stories. A longtime editor of Alberta History, Dempsey is an honorary chief of the Blood tribe of the Blackfoot/5(2). Now in paperback. In this book, the compilers have brought together more than 1, references to literature relating to the Blackfoot. About one third of the citations are annotated, and an author index and a general index simplify the utilization of this valuable resource tool.

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