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People of the Deer by Farley Mowat - Hardcover - 1954 - from Ayerego Books (IOBA) and Biblio.co.uk

People of the Deer

by Farley Mowat

Condition: Good Condition/No Dust Jacket


Readers Union, 1954. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Whiteout smudge on first page. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 272 pp. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is slightly cocked. Edges neat, intact, and free of foxing, but a bit dusty. Minor water damage to covers, text unaffected. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: History::Canada; #90161; ISBN: 0452274958. ISBN/EAN: 9780452274952. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 40128. . 9780452274952

A classic account of the degradation of a tribe of Canadian Indians focuses on the fate of the Ihalmiut people of Northern Canada who suffered cultural decline, food shortages, and outside exploitation throughout the twentieth century. 


  • Bookseller: Ayerego Books (IOBA) CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 40128
  • Title: People of the Deer
  • Author: Farley Mowat
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0452274958
  • ISBN 13: 9780452274952
  • Publisher: Readers Union
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1954
  • Keywords: BZDB108 History::Canada; #90161; People of the Deer

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