Indigenous Peoples' Contributions to Canada: Indigenous Peoples in Sports, paper ed

$13.25

Indigenous Peoples' Contributions to Canada: Indigenous Peoples in Sports is one of the four-title series published by Beech Street Books for elementary students that provides information about the role of First Nation, Inuit and Métis individuals and organizations to the area of sports. The book is divided into four chapters such as Indigenous Sports, Indigenous People in Hockey, Winter Sports and Summer Sports. The initial chapter describes games such as lacrosse, kayaking, archery, and snowshoeing.

Price: $13.25

Indigenous Peoples' Contributions to Canada: Indigenous Peoples in Sports, hardcover ed

$28.25

Indigenous Peoples' Contributions to Canada: Indigenous Peoples in Sports is one of the four-title series published by Beech Street Books for elementary students that provides information about the role of First Nation, Inuit and Métis individuals and organizations to the area of sports. The book is divided into four chapters such as Indigenous Sports, Indigenous People in Hockey, Winter Sports and Summer Sports. The initial chapter describes games such as lacrosse, kayaking, archery, and snowshoeing.

Price: $28.25

Great Athletes from our First Nations, paper ed

$10.95

Great Athletes from our First Nations, second printing, is one of the titles in The First Nations Series for Young Readers. This 2017 title contains brief biographical sketches of 13 outstanding male and female athletes from Canada and the United States. Each athlete has achieved success in their chosen sport.

Price: $10.95

Carey Price: How a First Nations Kid Became a Superstar Goaltender, paper ed

$12.95

Carey Price: How a First Nations Kid Became a Superstar Goaltender is a young adult novel from the Record Books Series from James Lorimer Publishers. This high interest and low vocabulary title is aimed at reluctant teen readers whose reading is at a grades 3 and 4 level. Recordbooks are non-fiction stories that help reluctant readers understand history and social issues through the lens of the true story of a sports hero.

Price: $12.95

Native Athletes in Action, revised edition

$13.95

Native Athletes in Action, revised edition, is one of the titles in Seventh Generation Book's Native Trailblazer Series. This 2016 title contains brief biographical sketches of 13 outstanding male and female athletes from Canada and the United States. Each athlete has achieved success in their chosen sport. The book, authored by long-distance runner Vincent Schilling, celebrates the lives of Jordin Tootoo, Cheri Becerra-Madsen, Alwyn Morris, Stephanie Murata, Cory Witherill, Ross Anderson, Richard Dionne, Mike Edwards, Shelly Hruska, Beau Kemp, Naomi Lang, Jim Thorpe, and Delby Powless.

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Aboriginal Biographies: Athletes, hardcover ed

$29.95

Aboriginal Biographies: Athletes is one of the 2013 titles in Weigl Educational Publishers series about outstanding First Nation, Inuit, and Métis athletes. This title provides biographical details about the lives and careers of Tom Longboat Onondaga long distance runner; Colette Bourgonje Metis paralympic racer; Alwyn Morris Mohawk Olympic kayaker; Richard Peter Cowichan wheelchair basketball; Monica Pinette Metis pentathlete; and Jordin Tootoo Inuk hockey player.

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Jordin Tootoo: the Highs and Lows in the Journey of the First Inuk to Play in the NHL, hardcover ed

$16.95

Jordin Tootoo: the Highs and Lows in the Journey of the First Inuk to Play in the NHL is a young adult novel from the Record Books Series from James Lorimer Publishers. This high interest and low vocabulary title is aimed at reluctant teen readers whose reading is at a grades 3 and 4 level. Jordin Tootoo is the first Inuk to join a NHL hockey team. His brother's suicide is discussed as one of the challenges he has faced along with some of his successes as a young man and .a major hokey player.

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All the Way: My Life on Ice, paper ed

$21.00

A 2015 Shortlist Title for First Nation Communities Read - Jordan Tootoo plays Right Wing for the NHL Detroit Red Wings, and has also played for Detroit's central division rival, the Nashville Predators. Of Inuit and Ukrainian descent, he is both the first Inuk player and the first player to grow up in Nunavut to participate in the NHL. Tootoo worked with Stephen Brunt, former columnist at the Globe and Mail in telling his life story. Unfortunately the publisher has allowed the explicit language of a locker room to seep into this important story of determination, courage, and hard work.

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Playing the White Man's Games, paper ed

$24.95

Playing the White Man's Games tells the extraordinary stories of Native American male athletes who overcame tremendous obstacles to dominate the NFL, CFL, PGA, Olympic Games, NHL and professional wrestling. From ABCs Athlete of the Century Jim Thorpe, whose track and field career began when he surpassed his college varsity high jump team in street shoes and climaxed with gold medals in the decathlon and pentathlon at the 1912 Olympic Games, before moving on to dominate NCAA and NFL football, major league baseball and 22 sports in all, including a national championship in ballroom dancing.

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Aboriginal Peoples and Sport in Canada: Historical Foundations and Contemporary Issues, paper ed

$46.25

Aboriginal Peoples and Sport in Canada: Historical Foundations and Contemporary Issues is an anthology of 9 essays about the historical perspectives and include case studies on sports and games in residential schools, Indigenous peoples and Canadian-hosted Olympic Games, Aboriginal women in sport, and contemporary issues that focus on such things as Aboriginal sport policy, elite Aboriginal athletes, and women’s participation in Dene Games. Editors Janice Forsyth and Audrey R. Giles address the limited scholarly interest in the topic of Aboriginal Peoples and Sport.

Price: $46.25

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