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Big Bear: The End of Freedom free pdf When the white settlers came to western Canada, Big Bear realized that the Cree Indians'way of life was threatened, and he fought to prevent his people from being reduced to poverty-stricken outcasts in their own land. Although his protests were peaceful, he was labelled a troublemaker. Years of frustration and rage exploded when his followers killed the white people of Frog Lake, a tragedy Big Bear was powerless to stop. The old chief stood trial for inciting rebellion--though all he had sought was justice and freedom.

About Hugh A. Dempsey

Hugh Dempsey is Chief Curator Emeritus of the Glenbow Museum in Calgary and one of western Canada's most respected historical authors. His books include The Amazing Death of Calf Shirt and Other Blackfoot Stories, and TheGolden Age of the Canadian Cowboy. Dempsey was made an honorary chief of the Kainai Blackfoot in 1967 and in 1975 was invested as a member of the Order of Canada.

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Author : Hugh A. Dempsey
Publisher : University of Regina Press
Data Published : 01 January 2006
ISBN : 0889771960
EAN : 9780889771963
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 227 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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