forty-ninth parallel


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forty-ninth parallel

Canadian an informal name for the border with the USA, which is in part delineated by the parallel line of latitude at 49?N
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What is absent from the all too brief coda and Huhndorf's work generally is an overt acknowledgement of how the specifics of that biographical context intersect with and are integral to discussions of Native studies north of the forty-ninth parallel.
It may seem all too easy to criticize these gaps in Huhndorf's work from the other side of the border--partly because Canada's own ambivalences about its oft-debated postcolonial status have much more overtly forced writers and scholars north of the forty-ninth parallel to engage with the nation's history of colonialism, especially with respect to Aboriginal peoples.
In many aspects, the education of special librarians north of the forty-ninth parallel is no different from that of our neighbors to the south.
It would be helpful to see more direct comparisons of the North West Mounted Police and the US Army in relation to the Canadian-American border at the forty-ninth parallel.
Children of a common mother, as Vancouver's Peace Arch proclaims astride the forty-ninth parallel, how could the two countries have quarrelled over a line in the trees?
The forty-ninth parallel has figured prominently in discussions about Canadian-American relations since September 11, 2001.