Argimou : A Legend of the Micmac

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Argimou : A Legend of the Micmac


S. Douglass S. Huyghue

Both an adventure-laced captivity tale and an impassioned denunciation of the marginalization of Indigenous culture in the face of European colonial expansion, Douglass Smith Huyghue’s Argimou (1847) is the first Canadian novel to describe the fall of eighteenth-century Fort Beauséjour and the expulsion of the Acadians. Its integration of the untam... More

Publisher Wilfrid Laurier University Press

Language English

Pages 265

Published August 24, 2017

Size 4.13 MB