Book Reviews


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  • Kanaka: The Untold Story of Hawaiian Pioneers in British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest by Tom Koppel

-Reviewed by R. W. Sandwell (pgs: 92-3)

  • Cheap Wage Labour: Race and Gender in the Fisheries of British Columbia by Alicja Muszynski

-Reviewed by (pgs: 94-5)

  • Working the Tides: A Portrait of Canada's West Coast Fishery by Peter A. Robinson
  • The Fraser River by Alan Haig-Brown

-Reviewed by Susan Stacey (pgs: 96-7)

  • How 'Natives' Think: About Captain Cook, For Example by Marshall Sahlins

-Reviewed by Keith Thor Carlson (pgs: 97-9)

  • Shingwauk's Vision: A History of Native Residential Schools by J.R. Miller

-Reviewed by Celia Haig-Brown (pgs: 99-102)

  • Aboriginal and Treaty Rights in Canada: Essays on Law, Equality and Respect for Difference by Michael Asch
  • Treaty Talks in British Columbia: Negotiating a Mutually Beneficial Future by Christopher McKee

-Reviewed by Marlene R. Atleo (pgs: 102-5)

  • High Slack: Waddington's Gold Road and the Bute Inlet Massacre of 1864 by Judith Williams

-Reviewed by Kenneth G. Brealey (pgs: 106-7)

  • Reading Beyond Words: Contexts for Native History by Jennifer Brown

-Reviewed by Robin Ridington (pgs: 107-8)




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