Mistassini


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Mistassini

Lake. a lake in E Canada, in N Quebec: the largest lake in the province; drains through the Rupert River into James Bay. Area: 2175 sq. km (840 sq. miles). Length: about 160 km (100 miles)

Mistassini

 

a lake in eastern Canada. Area, 2,190 sq km; depths, to 120 m. Located on the watershed of the Laurentian Plateau, Lake Mistassini is one of a group of lakes giving rise to the Rupert River. It is covered with ice from November through June. It abounds with fish. Lake Mistassini and Lake Albanel are part of the Mistassini Reserve.

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They took off from a massive ice lake, he recalls, but the engine was inevitably frozen and the propeller couldn't turn so "they lit a fire under the engine -- my God!" he laughs, "with petrol, with gasoline!" --seven or eight Mistassini having piled into a plane built for four, with all their supplies.
(60) Adrian Tanner, Bringing Home Animals: Religious Ideology and Mode of Production of the Mistassini Cree Hunters (New York: St.
See also Speck's "Mistassini Hunting Territories in the Labrador Peninsula," American Anthropologist 25 (1923): 452-71; and Speck and Loren C.
Entre los Mistassini Cree del noreste de Canada por ejemplo, la nocion de persona no es una forma manifiesta de humanidad, sino por el contrario, el humano es una de muchas formas de persona.
Bringing Home Animals: Religious Ideology and the Mode of Production of the Mistassini Cree Hunter, Hurst, London, UK.
The latter became the jumping-off point for his new career as a filmmaker, the best known of his films probably being Cree Hunters of Mistassini, which dealt with the life of Native people around James Bay on the eve of the James Bay hydroelectric project.
In Mistassini, Que., Jean-Marie Fortin has created a successful family business by harvesting, processing and marketing wild blueberries.
Durant les XlXe et XXe siecles, les communautes franco-protestantes se sont developpees dans de nombreuses regions du territoire quebecois, de Hull a Riviere-Ouelle, de Mistassini a Saint-Damase.
Some discontinuities in the enculturation of Mistassini Cree children.
Mistassini Lake, Quebec, Canada: Cree School Board.
Il existe quatre grandes aires de roches dolomitiques dans le Bouclier precambrien: le bassin sedimentaire de Mistassini, le secteur entre la Grande Ile et Inukjuak, sur la cote est de lamer d'Hudson, le fosse du Labrador, ainsi que dans le Grenville, entre Hull et le lac Bastong.