Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2012. Paperback. Beautiful volume. Map showing area of Great Plains follows preface. Richly illustrated with historic and contemporary photographs and artwork, both in color and black and white. Goldenrod and white lettering to spine and front of brown glossy illustrated covers. Front cover, painted elk hide, Shoshone, ca. 1900, photograph by Cadzi Cody (Cotsiogo), 1866 -- 1912. Very clean, bright and solidly bound. 239 pp with notes, selected bibliography, list of contributors. Brooklyn Museum Board of Trustees (2001 --2012) and index. AS NEW. Item #70400
Organized by the Brooklyn Museum. "The tipi is an iconic symbol of Native North American culture, recognized throughout the world. Tipi : Heritage of the Great Plains reveals the history and significance of this remarkable architectural form from the 1830s to the present.