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The Blackfeet Raiders on the Northwestern Plains (Civilization of the American Indian Series)

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Native Americans - Northwest,
  • History - U.S.,
  • USA,
  • Piegan Indians,
  • Siksika Indians,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7939415M
    ISBN 100806118369
    ISBN 109780806118369


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University of Oklahoma Press, Farr, William E. “When We Were A History of the Blackfoot People Standard Book printed by Friesen Printers, Calgary, for Oldman. The Algonquian-speaking Blackfoot may have migrated from the north and northwestern woodlands into the Plains of southern Alberta and northern Montana sometime in the fifteenth century.

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