UNAVAILABLE This title is no longer available from the publisher Wabun First Nations: Community and Life Experiences researched and published by the Ojibway and Cree Cultural Centre contains profiles of youth and Elders from six Ojibwe communities: Beaverhouse First Nation, Brunswick House First Nation, Chapleau Ojibwe First Nation, Matachewan First Nation, Mattagami First Nation, and Wahgoshig First Nation. The Wabun Council represents six Ojibwe First Nations in the Timmins, Cochrane, and Chapleau area of northern Ontario.
Omushkego Cree Style Snowshoe Making is a 29-page bilingual book on how to construct Cree-style snowshoes. Researched and published by the Ojibway and Cree Cultural Centre of Timmins, this book provides a detailed, step-by-step guide of techniques and processes for the completion of a pair of snowshoes. From wood and tree selection, frame construction, to the making of babiche or rawhide, this guide provides illustrations and easy-to-understand steps. A detailed explanation for the lacing of the snowshoe is provided. Recommended trees are tamarack and birch about eight to ten feet tall.
UNAVAILABLE This title is no longer available from the publisher Introduction to the Cree language as spoken by the Omushkegowuk people on the west coast of James Bay. This book uses the N dialect and is designed for the beginning learner. The book is divided into 23 brief lessons covering nouns, numbers, personal pronouns, possessives, demonstratives, verbs, verb agreement, verb tenses, imperatives, interrogatives, and questions. Each lesson briefly outlines the basic theme and introduces a limited number of new vocabulary terms.
First Nations Tribal Directory: Canadian Edition is an indispensable reference directory of First Nations in Canada produced annually by Arrowfax. The first part of the directory contains all entries arranged alphabetically. Band governments and organizations are arranged by category according to province. Businesses are arranged by category. The directory provides address, phone and fax numbers for each entry. A useful tool for libraries, governments, businesses and anyone who requires a ready reference to First Nations in Canada. OUT OF PRINT
The Journey: Stories and Prayers For the Christian Year From People of the First Nations is ideal for personal reflection and mediation. This collection of First Nations stories, gathered from members of the Anglican faith from across Canada, are arranged according to the church calendar from Advent to Pentecost. NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Dragon of Heaven: The Memoirs of the Last Memoirs of China is the fictionalized story of Tz-u-his, better known as the Empress Dowager, the controversial woman who ruled China for almost half a century. This sumptuous book combines 25 majestic oil paintings of the Empress by renowned artist Zhong-Yang Huang with engaging, anecdote-studded text by celebrated storyteller David Bouchard.Tz-u-his (1833-1908) began life as a concubine but managed to rule China while a series of lovers and finally her son actually sat on the throne.