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sizeable undergo (1825–1888) was once a Plains Cree leader in Saskatchewan at a time whilst aboriginals have been faced with the disappearance of the buffalo and waves of eu settlers that appeared destined to ruin the Indian lifestyle. In 1876 he refused to signal Treaty No. 6, till 1882, while his humans have been ravenous. significant endure recommended negotiation over violence, but if the government refused to barter with aboriginal leaders, a few of his fans killed nine humans at Frog Lake in 1885. enormous endure himself used to be arrested and imprisoned. Rudy Wiebe, writer of a Governor General’s Award–winning novel approximately enormous undergo, revisits the lifetime of the eloquent statesman, considered one of Canada’s most crucial aboriginal leaders.