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Sinixt in the Slocan : the last 3,000 years  Cover Image Book Book

Sinixt in the Slocan : the last 3,000 years / Nathan Goodale & Alissa Nauman, Cole Harris, Lori Barkley.

Goodale, Nathan, (author.). Nauman, Alissa, (author). Harris, Cole, (author). Barkley, Lori, (author).


Although unknown until recently, Sinixt have lived in the Slocan Valley for the last 3,000 years. Part 1 of this booklet describes the occupational history of one of their villages. Part 2 describes Sinixt life in the valley in the mid-18th century, before the devastating smallpox epidemic of the early 1780s, then follows a changing Sinixt demography until about 1900. Part 3 deals with the years from 1900 to the present, focusing on the return of Sinixt to the valley and the difficulties and opportunities this has created.

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  • ISBN: 9780995240179
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject: Sinixt Nation.
Slocan River Valley (B.C.) > History.
Topic Heading: Local history collection.
Indigenous collection.

Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Castlegar Public Library.


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Castlegar Public Library 971.16200497 GOO (Text) 35146002283570 Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -

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