The Powhatan Indians Of Virginia: Their Traditional Culture


Author: Helen C. Rountree


Among the aspects of Powhatan life and vivid details are hunting and agriculture, territorial claims, warfare and treatment of prisoners, physical appearance and dress, construction of houses and towns, education of youths, initiation rites, family and social structure and customs, the nature of rulers, medicine, religion, and even village games, music, and dance.


Author: Helen C. Rountree

Published: 1992

Pages: 232


ISBN:  9780806124551