Strange Things Done: Murder in Yukon History by Ken S. CoatesStrange Things Done: Murder in Yukon History by Ken S. Coates

Strange Things Done: Murder in Yukon History

byKen S. Coates, William R. Morrison

Hardcover | April 28, 2004

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Strange Things Done investigates a series of murders in pre-World War II Yukon, exploring the boundaries between myths and historical events. It seeks to understand both the specific events, carefully reconstructed from court evidence and police records, and the broader social and cultural context within which these violent deaths occurred. The murder case studies provide a unique and penetrating perspective on key aspects of Yukon history, from Native-newcomer relations to mental illness.
Ken S. Coates, professor of history at the University of Saskatchewan, is the author of Best Left as Indians, The Marshall Decision and Native Rights, and, with William R. Morrison, Land of the Midnight Sun. William R. Morrison, professor of history at the University of Northern British Columbia, is co-author of Land of the Midnight Su...
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Title:Strange Things Done: Murder in Yukon HistoryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.88 inPublished:April 28, 2004Publisher:McGill-Queen's University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0773527052

ISBN - 13:9780773527058

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