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By J.R. Miller

Highly acclaimed whilst the 1st version seemed in 1989, "Skyscrapers cover the Heavens" is the 1st entire account of Indian-white family members all through Canada's heritage. J.R. Miller charts the deterioration of the connection from the preliminary, jointly priceless touch within the fur alternate to the present deadlock during which Indians are resisting displacement and marginalization.

This new version is the results of immense revision to include present scholarship and convey the textual content brand new. It contains new fabric at the North, and displays alterations caused by way of the Oka difficulty, the sovereignty factor, and many of the courtroom judgements of the Nineteen Nineties. it's also new fabric on residential colleges, treaty making, and land claims.

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