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That little reliance can be placed upon them when their interests jar with their promises" (276)? Contemporary Canadian scholars may be too informed to paste a "noble savage" label on aboriginal peoples, but from my experience we tend still to see the pre-white-contact world as homogenous and, basically, unchanging: it was the the arrival of Europeans that brought change, fundamentally civilizing change, to the peoples of the Americas. When, however, one reads the best of contemporary studies, like Kerry Abel's Drum.
Martin Frobisher, in the yeere 1578. In Richard Hakluyt, The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation ... 3 vol. in 2. London: George Bishop, Ralph Newbie, and Robert Barker, 1598-1600, vol. 3: 39-44. Fitzhugh, William W. and Jacqueline S. Olin, eds. Archaeology of the Frobisher Voyages. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1993. Hall, Charles Francis. Life with the Esquimaux. 2 vol. London: Sampson Low, Son, and Marston, 1864. Hall, Christopher. The first Voyage of M.
They mistook the gullibility of the English when one Inuk, pretending to be terribly lame, hobbled down to the beach pleading for treatment. To test his lameness, a shot was fired near the man. " (Settle, 36). This second expedition returned to England with three new captives. Their likenesses by John White are especially significant because they predate White's more numerous watercolours of the Algonquin Indians in North Carolina by less than a decade. None of the three Inuit lived more than a few months.