The Song and the Silence : Sitting Wind

The Song and the Silence : Sitting Wind

The Life of Stoney Indian Chief Frank Kaquitts

Book - 1988
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This is the story of Frank Kaquitts-Sitting Wind--born a Cree and raised among the Stoney. He learned traditional Native ways from his grandmother and uncle, and went on to be the first and only chief of all three Stoney bands. Taught non-Native ways at residential school, he became a soldier, boxer and landscape painter. The fascinating but often challenging story of Sitting Wind includes his time as an actor, when he played Sitting Bull opposite Paul Newman in "Buffalo Bill and the Indians", or "Sitting Bull's History Lesson".
Publisher: Edmonton, AB : Lone Pine, 1988
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780919433540
Branch Call Number: +B
Characteristics: 218 p. ; ill. : 22 cm.
Alternative Title: Sitting wind

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