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By Eleanor Burke Leacock

The aboriginality of the northeastern Algonkian "family searching territory" has been the topic of periodic debate during the 3 a long time following Speck's first description of the method. the current paintings re-explores a few dynamic and ancient facets of the matter one of the Montagnais-Naskapi of the Labrador Peninsula within the gentle of
new info from principal and southeastern Labrador, the place the looking territory is at the moment both absent or within the strategy of constructing. It bargains as facts for the post-Columbian improvement of the approach an outline and research of the most components accountable for it in a single zone at least-eastern Labrador-plus the appliance of the ensuing hypotheses to a re-examination of the historic fabric from western Labrador.

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