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Firewater

the impact of the whisky trade on the Blackfoot nation

by Hugh Aylmer Dempsey

  • 274 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Fifth House Publishers in Calgary .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alberta,
  • Montana
    • Subjects:
    • Siksika Indians -- Alcohol use -- History.,
    • Whiskey -- Alberta -- History.,
    • Whiskey -- Montana -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 226-239) and index.

      StatementHugh A. Dempsey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99 S54 D43 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination248 p. :
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3648438M
      ISBN 101894004965
      LC Control Number2002489308
      OCLC/WorldCa50111797

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