Do All Indians Live in Tipis?

Do All Indians Live in Tipis?

Questions and Answers from the National Museum of the American Indian

By National Museum of the American Indian; Rick West (Foreword by); Wilma Mankiller (Introduction by)

Collins Publishers, Paperback, 9780061153013, 239pp.

Publication Date: September 11, 2007

Description

If you've ever wondered about where Native Americans came from, whether they really used smoke signals, or if they wore socks, this book has the answers. From clothing, food, origins, ceremonies, and language to love, marriage, art, music, and casinos, DO ALL INDIANS LIVE IN TIPIS? debunks widespread stereotypes and answers all of the most common questions about Native Americans. Accessible and enlightening, this is the perfect introduction to Native American history and contemporary culture.



About the Author




Wilma Mankiller was Chief of the Cherokee Nation for over ten years. She lives in Oklahoma.