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An Iron Hand upon the People: The Law Against the Potlatch on the Northwest Coast
An Iron Hand upon the People: The Law Against the Potlatch on the Northwest Coast by Douglas Cole, Ira Chaikin 0295974494 9780295974491
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An Iron Hand upon the People: The Law Against the Potlatch on the Northwest Coast by Douglas Cole, Ira Chaikin

Explores the Canadian governments 1885 outlawing of the gift-giving ceremony central to the social and economic structure of many Native American tribes of the Pacific Coast, the response of the various tribes, and the resurgence of the custom when the ban was lifted in 1951. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Author: Douglas Cole, Ira Chaikin

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 230

Publisher: Univ of Washington Pr

Publication Date: 1995-03-01

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