North-West Resistance /

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by Wiseman, Blaine.
[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Series: Canadian history timelines Published by : Weigl, (Calgary, Alta. :) Physical details: 32 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 26 cm. Subject(s): Riel Rebellion, 1885 Year : 2014 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Englewood School 971.05 WIS Available

Includes index.

The resistors -- Early Canada and the Metis -- Confederation and expansion -- The Red River Rebellion -- A deal and a mistake -- A new province -- Broken promises -- Rebellion reborn -- The rebellion grows -- Troop transport -- Gaining strength -- Riel's last stand -- A hero lives on.

Describes the impact of Canada's westward expansion on the First Nations and the rebellions that took place as they tried to keep their land.