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Nomadic Cultures

Type: Document

Various nomadic cultures developed in what is modern-day Canada. Prior to European contact, there were hundreds of Amerindian peoples with histories stretching back thousands of years.

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Pontiac's Whirlwind Campaign

Type: Document

In 1763, led by Algonquin chief Pontiac, an alliance of Amerindian peoples captured most of the British-held forts and posts in the west. Only three of those attacked held out, and they were subjected to lengthy sieges.

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