Traditions of the Caddo


First encountered by explorer Hernando de Soto in the 16th century, the Caddoan tribes, found along the Red River in present-day Arkansas and Louisiana, practiced agriculture long before they hunted buffalo. These tales vibrate with both earthly and unearthly forces.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Wallace L. Chafe
  • Herbert Bolton Eugene
  • Cecile Carter Elkins
  • Wallace Chafe
  • Fay-Cooper Cole
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Lincoln, NE
Publication year:
  • 1997


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