Gabriel Dumont (Canadians)
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Gabriel Dumont (Canadians) by George Woodcock

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English


  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Biography,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Biography / Autobiography

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Open LibraryOL9397471M
ISBN 101417606444
ISBN 109781417606443

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Louis Riel and Gabriel Dumont book. Read 39 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Louis Riel is regarded by some as a hero and visionar /5. École secondaire Gabriel-Dumont, London, ON. likes. École secondaire de langue française du CSViamonde à London qui accueille les élèves de la 7e à 12e année/5(17). The struggle of the Métis of the Saskatchewan River against the government of Canada culminated in the Riel Rebellion of an event of central importance in shaping almost all of the key polarities of Canadian history. If Riel provided the intellectual inspiration for the Rebellion, it was Gabriel Dumont who provided its strategy, and arguably its soul.5/5(1). The Gabriel Dumont Institute has its own Métis-specific library system – one of the most extensive owned by any Métis educational or cultural institution – with branches in Regina and Prince Albert. A GDI student resource centre is provided in Saskatoon.

  Gabriel Dumont was a successful hunter and Métis chief, a man tested by warfare, a pragmatist who differed from the devout Riel. Giller Prize winning novelist Joseph Boyden argues that Dumont, part of a delegation that had sought out Riel in exile, may not have foreseen the impact on the Métis cause of bringing Riel home/5(16). Extraordinary Canadians: Louis Riel and Gabriel Dumont - Kindle edition by Boyden, Joseph. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Extraordinary Canadians: Louis Riel and Gabriel Dumont.5/5(5). The Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research Inc. (GDI) was formally incorporated as a non-profit corporation in , to serve the educational and cultural needs of the Saskatchewan Métis and Non-Status Indian community. The Institute is designated as the official education arm of the Métis Nation—Saskatchewan (MN-S). GDI offers a variety of Campus: Regina, Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, .   Gabriel Dumont Gabriel Dumont was born in what is now Winnipeg in or His youth was spent following the hunt and learning the skills associated with that nomadic way of life, and becoming conversant with the languages of the Nations of the prairies and the Rocky Mountains: the Cree, Blackfoot, Sioux and Crow/5(3).

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . About Extraordinary Canadians: Louis Riel and Gabriel Dumont. Louis Riel is regarded by some as a hero and visionary, by others as a madman and misguided religious zealot. The Métis leader who fought for the rights of his people against an encroaching tide of white settlers helped establish the province of Manitoba before escaping to the United States. : Gabriel Dumont () by Woodcock, George and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(21). Gabriel Dumont (December – ) was a leader of the Métis people of what is now Western Dumont was elected to the presidency of the short-lived republic of St. Laurent; afterward he continued to play a leading role among the Métis of the South Saskatchewan played a critical role in bringing Louis Riel back to Canada, in order to .