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"An important and powerful book that stands as a metaphor for our continued injustices to Indians and must shame us all. It is a stirring human document for these times, and I recommend it heartily."

—Alvin M. Josephy, Jr., author of The Nez Perce Indians and the Opening of the Northwest

"Masterfully researched and lucidly told, Empty Nets gives a fresh, in-depth account of the chicanery and environmental degradation that have confronted Indian fishermen on the Columbia River over the past half century."

—Charles Wilkinson, author of Messages from Frank's Landing

'Empty Nets is a remarkable account of perseverance and tenacity."

—William G. Robbins, The Oregonian
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