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The Resource Riel's defence : perspectives on his speeches, edited by Hans V. Hansen

Riel's defence : perspectives on his speeches, edited by Hans V. Hansen

Label
Riel's defence : perspectives on his speeches
Title
Riel's defence
Title remainder
perspectives on his speeches
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hans V. Hansen
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1885, Louis Riel was charged with high treason, found guilty, and consequently executed for his role in Saskatchewan's North-West Rebellion. During his trial, the Metis leader gave two speeches, passionately defending the interests of the Metis in western Canada as well as his own life
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
C815/.4
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9199.2.R54
LC item number
Z846 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1844-1885
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hansen, Hans V.
  • Riel, Louis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Riel, Louis
  • Riel, Louis
  • Forensic orations
  • Rhetoric
  • Trials (Treason)
  • Métis
  • Riel Rebellion, 1885
  • Canada, Western
  • Riel, Louis
  • Riel, Louis
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., Canadian (English)
  • Discours canadiens-anglais
  • Débats judiciaires
  • Rhétorique
  • Procès (Trahison)
  • Métis
  • Rébellion de Riel, 1885
  • Canada (Ouest)
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • HISTORY
  • Forensic orations
  • Métis
  • Rhetoric
  • Trials (Treason)
  • Western Canada
Label
Riel's defence : perspectives on his speeches, edited by Hans V. Hansen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes reprints of two speeches given by Louis Riel
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Queen vs Louis Riel : the historical context / Desmond Morton -- "Through the grace of God I am the founder of Manitoba" : Louis Riel's constitutional thought / Nicole C. O'Byrne -- Louis Riel's trial speeches / Thomas Flanagan -- The use and force of rhetorical strategies in Louis Riel's first speech / Christopher Tindale -- Narrative and logical orders in Louis Riel's address to the jury / Hans V. Hansen -- "A new German-Indian world" in the north-west : a Me?tis deconstruction of the rhetoric of immigration in Louis Riel's trial speeches / Kerry Sloan -- Reconstructing the substantive argument in Louis Riel's address to the jury / Paul Groarke -- "An insane and irresponsible government" : Louis Riel and the representation of responsibility / Benjamin Authers -- "Who starts the nations?" : Louis Riel and the question of geopolitical legitimacy / Jennifer Reid -- Louis Riel's ethos and the diffe?rend / Maurice Charland -- The case of two trials, Louis Riel and Socrates : intersections, overlaps, divergences / Louis Groarke
Control code
872944573
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773543362
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 066aa81e-23ed-43d6-a728-62f66f9b9490
  • 22573/ctt7z3v4b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)872944573
Label
Riel's defence : perspectives on his speeches, edited by Hans V. Hansen
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes reprints of two speeches given by Louis Riel
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Queen vs Louis Riel : the historical context / Desmond Morton -- "Through the grace of God I am the founder of Manitoba" : Louis Riel's constitutional thought / Nicole C. O'Byrne -- Louis Riel's trial speeches / Thomas Flanagan -- The use and force of rhetorical strategies in Louis Riel's first speech / Christopher Tindale -- Narrative and logical orders in Louis Riel's address to the jury / Hans V. Hansen -- "A new German-Indian world" in the north-west : a Me?tis deconstruction of the rhetoric of immigration in Louis Riel's trial speeches / Kerry Sloan -- Reconstructing the substantive argument in Louis Riel's address to the jury / Paul Groarke -- "An insane and irresponsible government" : Louis Riel and the representation of responsibility / Benjamin Authers -- "Who starts the nations?" : Louis Riel and the question of geopolitical legitimacy / Jennifer Reid -- Louis Riel's ethos and the diffe?rend / Maurice Charland -- The case of two trials, Louis Riel and Socrates : intersections, overlaps, divergences / Louis Groarke
Control code
872944573
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773543362
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 066aa81e-23ed-43d6-a728-62f66f9b9490
  • 22573/ctt7z3v4b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)872944573

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