Yamoria the Lawmaker

By (author): George Blondin

Dene Elder George Blondin creates a spiritual guidebook that weaves together oral stories with the recounting of how the northern Canadian Dene came to depend on the European fur traders&#46 The result is a magical journey for readers of any heritage&#46

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George Blondin

George Blondin is a Dene Elder who was born in 1923 in the Northwest Territories&#46 He has been a wilderness guide&#44 a miner&#44 a trapper&#44 Vice President of the Dene Nation&#44 and in 1989 was elected chairman of the Denendah Elder<&#146>s Council&#46 He now works part<&#45>time with the Dene Cultural Institution and writes articles for local newspapers&#46 In 1990&#44 Mr&#46 Blondin was the recipient of the annual Ross Charles award for native journalism&#46 He is the author of When the World Was New and Yamoria the Lawmaker&#46


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Dene Elder George Blondin creates a spiritual guidebook that weaves together oral stories with the recounting of how the northern Canadian Dene came to depend on the European fur traders&#46 The result is a magical journey for readers of any heritage&#46

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Dimensions:

240 Pages
9in * 6in * 1in
1lb

Published:

October 16, 1997

Country of Publication:

CA

Publisher:

NeWest Press

ISBN:

9781896300207

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Language:

eng

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