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The Story of Louis Riel

the Rebel Chief (Large Print Edition)

by Joseph Edmund Collins

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9315804M
    ISBN 101426441371
    ISBN 109781426441370


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Louis Riel: The Story of Louis Riel book Comic-Strip Biography (Drawn & Quarterly Publications, Montreal, ). The graphic biography is pages long, The Story of Louis Riel book includes notes and an index.

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Louis Riel, the Canadian religious figure and prophet of a new order in the West who was plagued with bouts of insanity, was a once enigmatic man who has become one of the most closely scrutinized figures in Canadian history, leading to a century-long debate about whether.

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Published on Often referred to as the Father of Manitoba, Louis Riel, the leader of the Métis people of the Canadian Prairies, sought to preserve Métis rights and culture during a. The bestselling graphic novel on Canada's infamous folk hero is back in a paperback edition with a new cover by Chester Brown.

Louis Riel: A Comic-Strip Biography is the book that launched the graphic novel medium in Canada. Brown received the Harvey Award for. Annette, the Metis Spy: Nineteenth Century Novel From The Author Of The Story Of Louis Riel: The Rebel Chief And Annette, The Metis Spy: A Heroine Of The N.

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Synopsis. Louis David Riel was born near what is now Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, on Octo Inthe Métis revolted against the transfer of their territories from the Hudson's Bay Born: Maybe the most controversial person in the history of our country, Louis Riel, is hanged on November 16th, This Canadian History for Kids, Sketches of Canada, looks at life of métis leader Louis Riel.

Louis Riel was a Canadian rebel leader. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The North-West Is Our Mother: The Story of Louis Riel's People, the Metis Nation by Jean Teillet at Barnes Brand: HarperCollins Canada.

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But the Company, though having a great body, possessed no soul, and the disappointed inventor returned to his. Genre/Form: Biographie (Descripteur de forme) Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Story of Louis Riel. Toronto, Coles, ].

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Story of Louis Riel. Whitby, Ont.: J.S. Robertson & Bros., (OCoLC) Named Person: Louis Riel; Louis Riel. Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Story of Louis Riel, the rebel chief.

Toronto, Rose Pub. Co., (OCoLC) "It has the thoroughness of a history book yet reads with the personalized vision of a novel." -Time Chester Brown reinvents the comic-book medium to create the critically acclaimed historical biography Louis Riel, winning the Harvey Awards for best writing and best graphic novel for his compelling, meticulous, and dispassionate retelling of the charismatic, and perhaps insane, nineteenth 4/5(13).

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/5.

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On the contrary. The Red River Rebellion and Manitoba’s subsequent entry into Confederation onare actually integral to Mennonites settling in Manitoba. The Story of Louis Riel: The Rebel Chief Language: English: LoC Class: F North America local history: Canada: Subject: Riel, Louis, Subject: Revolutionaries -- Canada -- Biography Category: Text: EBook-No.

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marks the th anniversary of Louis Riel's birthday (Octo ). The Story of Louis Riel: The Rebel Chief. Joseph Edmund Collins. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader. Book Excerpt. Jean Teillet, whose great grandfather was Joseph Riel, younger brother of Louis, authored a book about Riel and the history of the Métis Nation, published in September.

She spoke in Regina on. Teillet has used those notes — and many other sources — to write an extensive history called The North-West is Our Mother: The Story of Louis Riel's People,The Métis Nation. Jean Teillet's. Louis Riel by Chester Brown The autobiographical comic book was well-worn long before the prose memoir boom of the last decade, but historical biography is considerably less common in the medium.

Somewhere between the rigours of the scholarly biography and the accessibility of the movie biopic lies Chester Brown’s Louis Riel: A Comic Strip. Brown's exploration of the life of a fictional 19th-century Canadian revolutionary Riel is a strong contender for the best graphic novel ever.

Over five years in the making, Brown's work is.