Caribou Hunter

Caribou Hunter

A Song of A Vanished Innu Life

Book - 2006
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In this moving memoir told to anthropologist Serge Bouchard, Innu hunter Mathieu Mestokosho reveals a world that existed between 1890 and 1960, a culture of native trapper-hunters in a vast, hostile environment. He recalls his childhood, describes the long, difficult journeys he undertook as he and other hunters traveled the taiga in search of caribou, and explains how they were able to conserve their physical strength and keep moving "to the rhythm of the heart and drum."
Publisher: Vancouver ; Berkeley, [Calif.] : Greystone Books ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed in the U.S. by Publishers Group West, 2006
Edition: 1st English language ed
ISBN: 9781553651574
Branch Call Number: 970 .3 MES
Characteristics: 183 p. :,ill., map ;,22 cm
Additional Contributors: Irving, Joan
Bouchard, Serge


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