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Introduction

Crazy Horse was a legendary warrior and leader of the Lakota Sioux, celebrated forhis battle skills as well as his efforts to preserve Native American traditions andway of life. Resisting efforts to force the Sioux on to reservations, he fought alongside Sitting Bull and others in the American-Indian Wars, and was instrumental in the defeat of George Armstrong Custer’s forcesat the Battle of the Little Bighorn. After surrendering to federaltroopsin 1877, he was killed amid rumors of a planned escape.