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Firewater Pond

by Michael Kimball

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Michael Kimball.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3561.I4163 F5 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination336 p. ;
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2531775M
ISBN 100399130810
LC Control Number85012417
OCLC/WorldCa12235875

  Get the Atlas Obscura book. Fiery Wonders Share Tweet. story. Firewater Pond. The subtle interplay of fire and water is hard to ignore at this remote Jamaican spring. A passionate call to action, Firewater examines alcohol-its history, the myths surrounding it, and its devastating impact on Indigenous people. Drawing on his years of experience as a Crown Prosecutor in Treaty 6 territory, Harold Johnson challenges readers to change the story we tell ourselves about the drink that goes by many names-booze, hooch, spirits, sauce, and the .

Buy the Paperback Book Firewater by Hugh Dempsey at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Between and , hundreds of Blackfoot Indians died as a result of the whisky trade, either killed in drunken quarrels, shot by whisky traders, frozen to death while drunk, or from the. NFPA members and public sector officials may submit a question on an NFPA code or standard. Responses are provided by NFPA staff on an informal basis.

Commercial Farm Pond Management Series Farm Ponds and Fire Suppression Large quantities of water and powerful pumps are necessary to douse farmstead and rural property fires. Your local fire officials typically provide the vehicles, pumps, and some water during a fire response, but additional water is often necessary for barn fires,File Size: KB. Book Review – Firewater: How Alcohol is killing my People (And Yours), Harold R Johnson Harold Johnson, a self-declared, former drunk Indian, is the author of this book. In spite of his struggles with alcohol he achieved a standard of notable worthiness, as a lawyer and writer, a Harvard educated one at that.


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Camp Wind in the Pines was once a Boy's Life kind of place where families could while away a few rustic. The book was not written for me; Harold Johnson prefaces the book stating that he wrote it for his people, the Woodland Cree of Treaty 6 territory.

But I have a theory that the more specific your story, the more universal it becomes, and that seems to be the case with Firewater/5. Firewater Pond is the backwoods-Maine site of Camp Wind in the Pines, home of a bevy of poverty-line characters engaged in all manner of antic activities.

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Michael Kimball is the author of Firewater Pond and the critically acclaimed thriller Undone. He lives in Maine, where he is currently at work on a new novel. Condition: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers.

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