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In the wake of the war canoe

a stirring record of forty years' successful labour, peril & adventure amongst the savage Indian tribes of the Pacific coast, and the piratical head-hunting Haidas of the Queen Charlotte Islands, B. C.

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In the wake of the war canoe

a stirring record of forty years' successful labour, peril & adventure amongst the savage Indian tribes of the Pacific coast, and the piratical head-hunting Haidas of the Queen Charlotte Islands, B. C.

This edition was published in by Seeley, Service & Co. in London.


Table of Contents

CHAPTER I THE COUNTRY AND THE MISSION 17
CHAPTER II METLAKAHTLA 33
CHAPTER III THE MISSION CHURCH 50
CHAPTER IV THE NASS FISHERY 65
CHAPTER V STRIFE AND PEACE 75
CHAPTER VI THE HAIDAS OF QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS 88
CHAPTER VII LAUNCHING OUT INTO THE DEEP 98
CHAPTER VIII ARRIVAL FROM THE QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS BY CANOE 109
CHAPTER IX OVERCOMING DIFFICULTIES 118
CHAPTER X SICKNESS AND TRIAL 129
CHAPTER XI IN PERILS BY WATERS 142
CHAPTER XII A CANOE CATASTROPHE 154
CHAPTER XIII RETURN TO QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS 162
CHAPTER XIV FIRST VISIT TO SKIDEGATE 171
CHAPTER XV THE CONFLICT DEEPENING 188
CHAPTER XVI MAKAI 198
CHAPTER XVII INTRODUCTION OF LAW 215
CHAPTER XVIII A TOUCHING PARTING 226
CHAPTER XIX THE HAIDAS AS MARINE HUNTERS 244
CHAPTER XX THE FIRST BISHOP OF CALEDONIA 252
CHAPTER XXI THE NASS RIVER 267
CHAPTER XXII ANKIDA ENCAMPMENT 276
CHAPTER XXIII THE SKEENA RIVER MISSION 288
CHAPTER XXIV THE ZITZ-ZAOW TRIBE 307
CHAPTER XXV THE NISHKA INDIANS AS HUNTERS 315
CHAPTER XXVI A REVIVAL 325
CHAPTER XXVII THE LAKGALZAP MISSION 338
INDEX 349

Edition Notes

Series
Western Americana : frontier history of the Trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 -- reel 118, no. 1281

The Physical Object

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Microform
Pagination
351 p., [17] leaves of plates

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OL7132133M
Internet Archive
wakewarcanoe00collrich

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August 4, 2012 Edited by VacuumBot Updated format '[microform] :' to 'Microform'; cleaned up pagination
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