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By Eleanor Burke Leacock

The aboriginality of the northeastern Algonkian "family searching territory" has been the topic of periodic debate in the course of the 3 many years following Speck's first description of the process. the current paintings re-explores a few dynamic and historic features of the matter one of the Montagnais-Naskapi of the Labrador Peninsula within the gentle of
new information from valuable and southeastern Labrador, the place the looking territory is at the moment both absent or within the technique of constructing. It deals as proof for the post-Columbian improvement of the procedure an outline and research of the most elements liable for it in a single zone at least-eastern Labrador-plus the applying of the ensuing hypotheses to a re-assessment of the historic fabric from western Labrador.

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