Pride of the Indian Wardrobe: Northern Athapaskan Footwear
Product No. 4101-045-144
Judy Thompson - This detailed analysis of footwear from
the tribes of western Canada and Alaska is an excellent
study of slip on, ankle wrap and boot type moccasins
from 24 tribes in this area. Based on the earliest
recorded descriptions, and the finest current and
historic examples from the Bata Shoe Museum and Canadian
Museum of Civilization, this study provides fascinating
insights into the culture and its change through time.
Also includes information on materials and methods of
construction, and an appendix illustrating the major
types of moccasins in North America. 198 pages, 197
photographs (8 in full color), illustrations & maps.