Publisher description for Do all Indians live in tipis? : 101 questions and answers / from the National Museum of the American Indian.

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If you've ever wondered about where Native Americans came from, whether they really used smoke signals, or if they wore socks, this book has the answers. From clothing, food, origins, ceremonies, and language to love, marriage, art, music, and casinos, DO ALL INDIANS LIVE IN TIPIS? debunks widespread stereotypes and answers all of the most common questions about Native Americans. Accessible and enlightening, this is the perfect introduction to Native American history and contemporary culture.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Indians of North America -- Study and teaching.
Indians of North America -- Public opinion.
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs.
Indians in popular culture -- North America.
Public opinion -- North America.
Questions and answers.
Stereotypes (Social psychology) -- North America.