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Summary Of Native American Culture

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The story starts off with the author talking about the area he grew up in. The people did not interact and it left him wanting more from his life. He wanted something to happen that would force his community to come together. This lead him to walk to California. He begins by speaking about how Native American Society worked where if you earned your place. Everyone had a role and was treated as family. When Americans were taken in by them through capture or adoption, they didn’t want to leave. This was a shock to the Americans in society where the indians were seen as savages and brutes. Life seemed a lot easier on the American side, but their people were still willing to give it all up for a life with the natives. When the U.S. army went to
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