Like the Teton Sioux, the Cheyenne originally resided in Minnesota but settled in North and South Dakota in the 18th century. They eventually split into two divisions--Northern and Southern--that were separated by the Arkansas River. As with many Plains Indians, the Sun Dance, which called for a renewal of the natural world, played an integral role in Cheyenne society.
- Hardback | 144 pages
- 162.6 x 236.2 x 12.7mm | 476.27g
- 01 Jan 2006
- Chelsea House Publishers
- Broomall, United States
"These revisions...are among the best available. All three volumes open with a wonderful foreword by Menominee activist and writer Ada E. Deer in which she gives a glimpse of the Native perspective in today's society...allows readers to glean what life was and is like for Native peoples of North America..."