Myth and Memory: Stories of Indigenous-European Contact

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The moment of contact between two peoples, two alien societies, marks the opening of an epoch and the joining of histories. What if it had happened differently? The stories that indigenous peoples and Europeans tell about their first encounters with one another are enormously valuable historical records, but their relevance extends beyond the past. Settler populations and indigenous peoples the world over are engaged in negotiations over legitimacy, power, and rights. These struggles cannot be dissociated from written and ...

Myth and Memory: Stories of Indigenous-European Contact 2008, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780774812634

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Myth and Memory: Stories of Indigenous-European Contact 2007, University of British Columbia Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780774812627

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