The Song and the Silence

The Life of Stoney Indian Chief Frank Kaquitts

by Peter Jonker

published by Lone Pine Publishing
black and white
6” x 9”
224 pages
ISBN 0-919433-54-5

This is the story of Frank Kaquitts—Sitting Wind—born a Cree and raised among the Stoney. He learned traditional ways from his grandmother and uncle, and went on to be the first and only chief of all three Stoney bands.

"I think many Canadians, if not most, have no understanding of what an Indian such as myself has to go through during a single lifetime." –Frank Kaquitts

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