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The Way To Rainy Mountain by N. Scott Momaday

The Way To Rainy Mountain

by N. Scott Momaday

Publication: The University of New Mexico Press, 1969, Albuquerque

First edition. 8vo. Signed on the title page by the author and by Al Momaday, who did the illustrations. This book recalls the journey of the Kiowa Indians from the headwaters of the Yellowstone River in what is now western Montana to their present home in the southern Plains. In 1867 they were moved to a reservation in Oklahoma. It offers information about the Kiowas' origin, beliefs, traditions, morals, and conflicts. Fine in dust jacket with light wear to the spine ends and a tiny nick to top edge of front cover

Inventory Number: 46782