The Temptations of Big Bear

Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 2000-09-01
Publisher(s): Ohio Univ Pr
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In 1876, Big Bear, a Plains Cree, stands alone among the prairie chiefs in his refusal to choose a reserve and acknowledge white ownership of the land. His own vision comprehends a new Canadian Northwest in which all peoples can live together in peace.

Table of Contents

Fort Pitt, September 13, 1876
Between the Forks and the Missouri, 1878--1882
The Battle and the North Sasakatchewan, June, August, 1884
Frog Lake, April 1 and 2, 1885
From Fort Pitt to Fort Carlton, May and June, 1885
The Trail to the Sand Hills, September, 1885; January 17, 1888
Illustration Credits 426

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