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Road Allowance Era, 4 (Girl Called Echo)

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Road Allowance Era, 4 (Girl Called Echo)

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In Road Allowance Era, Echo's story picks up again when she travels back in time to 1885.

The government has not fulfilled its promise of land for the M tis, and many flee to the Northwest. As part of the fallout from the Northwest Resistance, their advocate and champion Louis Riel is executed. As new legislation corrodes M tis land rights, and unscrupulous land speculators and swindlers take advantage, many M tis settle on road allowances and railway land, often on the fringes of urban centres.

For Echo, the plight of her family is apparent. Burnt out of their home in Ste. Madeleine, they make their way to Rooster Town, a shanty community on the southwest edges of Winnipeg. In this final instalment of her story, Echo is reminded of the strength and resilience of her people, forged through the loss and pain of the past, as she faces a triumphant future.

ISBN: 9781553799306

ISBN-10: 9781553799306

Publisher: Highwater Press

Publication Date: 04/27/2021 - 12:00am

On Sale: 04/27/2021 - 12:00am

Pages: 48

Language: English

Categories

People & Places - Indigenous

Comics & Graphic Novels - Coming of Age

Historical - Canada