Buckskin colonist by Hayes, John F.

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Published by Copp Clark Pub., Co. in Vancouver .

Written in English

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  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Manitoba -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Pioneers -- Manitoba -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Manitoba -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Northwest, Canadian -- Juvenile fiction.

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The courage of two teenaged boys, one Indian and one white, helps to establish the Selkirk colony in the Red River area of Manitoba in 1814.

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Statementby John F. Hayes ; illustrated by Fred J. Finley.
ContributionsFinley, Fred J. 1894-1968
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, [1], 251, [1] p. :
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19087950M

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