Lincoln: University Of Nebraska Press, 1983. First Bison Book printing. Softcover. Clean, tight 8vo, 463pp. Light shelf wear. Very Good. Item #17505
The author was sent to study the Southern Arapaho in 1899 in Oklahoma. In 1900, he lived with the Northern Arapaho in Wyoming, and in 1901 he visited the related tribe, the Gros Ventre, in Montana. He learned about their cultures; customs, beliefs and ceremonies, games, religion and kinship, decorative art and the minutiae of their everyday life. A really complete discussion of every faceret of the Indian culture.