Raven's Cry

Raven's Cry

Book - 1992
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The Haida are a proud and cultured people, whose home is Haida Gwaii (the Queen Charlotte Islands) off the coast of Northern British Columbia. Until the first Europeans arrived in 1775, the Haida were the lords of the coast. The meeting of cultures was a fateful one: the Europeans had the advantages of firearms and immunity to their own deadly diseases. In just 150 years, the Haida and their culture were pushed to the edge of extinction.

In Raven's Cry , Christie Harris recreates this tale of tragedy and the ultimate survival of native spirit with dignity, beauty and ethnographic accuracy.

Publisher: Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre ; Seattle : University of Washington Press, c1992
ISBN: 9781550540550
Branch Call Number: J FIC Harri 3206 01
Characteristics: xx, 194 p. : ill
Additional Contributors: Reid, Bill 1920-1998


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