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The Kiowa Indians, Their History And Life Stories. by  Hugh D. Corwin

The Kiowa Indians, Their History And Life Stories.

by Hugh D. Corwin

First edition. 8vo. Inked gift presentation on the front fly leaf "To Judge Philip B. Gilliam (a Denver Judge) with my best wishes for a continued great work, Hugh D. Corwin, 1963." Maroon cloth, 221 pp., introduction, many illustrations from old photographs. An interesting and important account of Kiowa history. Much on Satanta, Kicking Bird, Lone Wolf, Hunting Horse, et al. The author interviewed many of the oldest Kiowas and used the information as the basis for this book. Book contains twenty chapters and each chapter is a history or life experience of a Kiowa Indian. There are a few Custer references. Fine without dust jacket, as issued.

Inventory Number: 44593

$225.00