richly illustrated and insightfully written book presents American Indian
history from before the arrival of the Europeans to the present day.
Celebrated historian Josephy touches on the rich cultures, famous leaders
and orators, and fascinating societies of the North American continent.
book covers a wide variety of topics concerning tipis, including construction,
furnishing, decorations, traveling with them, and their role in the
daily life of the
The Time of the
about the buffalo, its role in the ecology of the Great Plains, its
uses by the American Indians, and its importance in their spirituality.
Hunting of the Buffalo -
Originally published in 1929, this volume draws on letters, recollections, and Indian legends to record the habits of the great herds, their importance, and their decimation. Softcover, 240 pp, $12.95.
and Buffalo -
was a fur trapper at the end of the 1800s who married into the Blackfeet
nation and turned to exploration and guiding following the decline of
the buffalo. This book recounts his life among the Blackfeet in the
days of the buffalo.