Dispersed but Not Destroyed: A History of the Seventeenth-Century Wendat People

Dispersed but Not Destroyed: A History of the Seventeenth-Century Wendat People

By: Kathryn Magee Labelle (author)Hardback

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This beautifully written book will appeal to historians, anthropologists, Aboriginal studies scholars, and anyone interested in the history of the Wendat people.

About Author

Kathryn Magee Labelle is an assistant professor in the History Department at the University of Saskatchewan.


A Brief Chronology: Selected Wendat Events and Migration, 1400-1701 Introduction Part 1: Resistance 1 Disease and Diplomacy: The Loss of Leadership and Life in Wendake 2 A Culture of War: Wendat War Chiefs and Nadowek Conflicts before 1649 Part 2: Evacuation and Relocation 3 Wendat Country: Gahoendoe Island and the Cost of Remaining Close 4 Anishinaabe Neighbours: The Coalition 5 The West: The Country of the People of the Sea 6 The East: The Lorettans 7 Iroquois Country: Wendat Autonomy at Gandougare, Kahnawake, and Ganowarohare Part 3: Diaspora 8 Leadership: Community Memory and Cultural Legacy 9 Women: Unity, Spirituality, and Social Mobility 10 Power: Sources of Strength and Survival beyond the Dispersal Epilogue: Reconnecting the Modern Diaspora, 1999 Appendix Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774825559
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9780774825559
  • weight: 550
  • ISBN10: 0774825553

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