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Author Yanicki, Gabriel M., 1978- author

Title Old Man's Playing Ground : gaming and trade on the plains/plateau frontier / Gabriel M. Yanicki ; with contributions from Allan Pard, Henry Holloway, and Art Calling Last
Published Ottawa : Canadian Museum of History : University of Ottawa Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource
Series Archaeology paper ; 173
Mercury series
Archaeology paper (Canadian Museum of History) ; 173
Mercury series.
Summary Oral traditions of the Piikáni, together with textual records spanning centuries, reveal the enduring cultural significance of prehistoric intergroup trading and gaming grounds
Notes Based on the author's thesis (Master of Arts) - University of Alberta, under title: Old Man's Playing Ground : an intergroup meeting and gaming site on the plains/plateau frontier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Abstract in English and French
Subject Antiquities, Prehistoric -- Alberta -- Oldman River Region
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Alberta -- Oldman River Region
Fur trade -- Alberta -- Oldman River Region
Piegan Indians -- Gambling -- Alberta -- Oldman River Region
Piegan Indians -- Games -- Alberta -- Oldman River Region
Oldman River Region (Alta.) -- Antiquities
Form Electronic book
ISBN 077662136X (electronic bk.)
9780776621364 (electronic bk.)