TEN THOUSAND NATIONS BOOK – ONE PLUS ONE

$30.00

TEN THOUSAND NATIONS:
Indigenous Reflections on the Americas Before Contact
Release Date: June 30, 2020
Aarrow Press
$30 (US)

ORDER A SIGNED FIRST EDITION COPY AND WE’LL GIFT ONE COPY TO THE SCHOOL LIBRARY OF YOUR CHOICE

Payable now $30 + $15 Shipping (covers both books)
(includes a free one year subscription to the 1491 Vimeo Channel

This offer is only available in the USA and Canada for now.

ONE PLUS ONE OFFER

Our pre-publication offer includes a signed first edition copy of the book Ten Thousand Nations (projected shipping date is June 30, 2020), a gift of one book to the elementary or high school school library of your choice, and a free one-year subscription to the 1491 Channel. A membership code will be send to you upon receipt of your order (regular price for the 1491 Channel is $10.00).

The price of the TWO books is $30 (US) plus $15 (US) for shipping both books for a total of $45.

THE BOOK

Ten Thousand Nations: Indigenous Reflections on the Americas before Contact is non-fiction book by Barbara Todd Hager, the writer and director of the award winning docu-drama series 1491: The Untold Story of the Americas Before Columbus. 

As the writer and director of the 1491 TV series, Barbara interviewed 30 leading Indigenous scholars and knowledge keepers and wrote 20 historical drama scenes based on extensive research and consultation with Indigenous communities. In Ten Thousand Nations, Barbara weaves together a narrative of pre-contact Indigenous societies in North and South America by drawing on interviews, oral histories and her first hand experience directing and writing the 1491 series. This groundbreaking book is a window into pre-contact history as told by Indigenous people who are the descendants of the original peoples of the Americas.

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TEN THOUSAND NATIONS:
Indigenous Reflections on the Americas Before Contact
Release Date: June 30, 2020
Aarrow Press
$30 (US)

ORDER A SIGNED FIRST EDITION COPY AND WE’LL GIFT ONE COPY TO THE SCHOOL LIBRARY OF YOUR CHOICE

Payable now $30 + $15 Shipping (we will ship one book to you and one book to the school of your choice in Canada or the USA)
(includes a free one year subscription to the 1491 Vimeo Channel

This offer is only available in the USA and Canada for now. We will contact you by email to get the name of the school and the address to ship the second book to.

THE BOOK

Ten Thousand Nations: Indigenous Reflections on the Americas before Contact is non-fiction book by Barbara Todd Hager, the writer and director of the award winning docu-drama series 1491: The Untold Story of the Americas Before Columbus. 

As the writer and director of the 1491 TV series, Barbara interviewed 30 leading Indigenous scholars and knowledge keepers and wrote 20 historical drama scenes based on extensive research and consultation with Indigenous communities. In Ten Thousand Nations, Barbara weaves together a narrative of pre-contact Indigenous societies in North and South America by drawing on interviews, oral histories and her first hand experience directing and writing the 1491 series. This groundbreaking book is a window into pre-contact history as told by Indigenous people who are the descendants of the original peoples of the Americas.

THE AUTHOR

Barbara Todd Hager (Métis/Cree) is the author of two non-fiction books – Honour Song (Raincoast Books, 1996) and On Her Way (Berkley/Penguin, 1998). Her experience working with ancient Indigenous histories includes seven years as the producer, writer and director on the 1491 series, director and writer of four Indigenous documentary TV series with close to 150 episodes, and five years as the Aboriginal Liaison at the Royal BC Museum. Barbara has written for the Globe and Mail, Indian Artist, Métis and Chatelaine.

ONE PLUS ONE OFFER

Our pre-publication offer includes a signed first edition copy of the book Ten Thousand Nations (projected shipping date is June 30, 2020), a gift of one book to the elementary or high school school library of your choice, and a free one-year subscription to the 1491 Channel. A membership code will be send to you upon receipt of your order (regular price for the 1491 Channel is $10.00).

The price of the TWO books is $30 (US) plus $15 (US) for shipping both books for a total of $45.

1491 CHANNEL

The 1491 Channel is an HD streaming site that includes all eight 1491 episodes and several other Indigenous documentaries directed by Barbara Todd Hager including Down2Earth (Indigenous Environmental series), Truth Dance and Reconciliation (documentary about the Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s residential school ballet) and From Bella Coola to Berlin (documentary about the journey of nine Indigenous men from Bella Coola to performed in zoos and theatres in Germany in 1885).

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