Author Results for Sean Fraga

Book Review – ‘The Sea Is My Country: The maritime world of the Makahs’ by Sean Fraga

By Sean Fraga

In The Sea is My Country, Joshua Reid presents the history of an indigenous maritime society at the heart of the Northwest Coast. Known to themselves as Qᵂidiččʔa·txˇ (kwi-dihch-chuh-aht, ‘the People of the Cape’) and to others as Makahs, the people of this tribal nation have historically centred their society and culture on the waters around […] Read More

Filed under: Nineteenth Century | Pacific
Subjects include: Miscellaneous | Whaling & Fishing