Fools Crow: Wisdom and Power

foolscrowindigenous wisdom classic

Thomas E. Mails
with a foreword by Russell Means

$18 USA / $19.80 Canada
Trade paperback, 224 pages, 7 x 10
Illustrated
ISBN 978-0-9823274-1-8




“You have to understand the goodness of Chief Frank Fools Crow in order to understand what the American Indian is really all about.” – from the Forword by RUSSELL MEANS, OGLALA LAKOTA

Frank Fools Crow is regarded by many as the greatest Native American holy person of the last hundred years. Nephew of Black Elk, and a disciplined, gentle, spiritual and political leader, Fools Crow died in 1989 at the age of 99. Fools Crow: Wisdom and Power is the only book to reveal, often in his own words, the philosophy and practice of this historic leader.

About the author

Frank Fools Crow, Ceremonial Chief of the Teton Sioux, is regarded by many as the greatest Native American holy person of the last hundred years. Nephew of Black Elk, and a disciplined, gentle spiritual and political leader, Fools Crow died in 1989 at the age of 99.

Thomas E. Mails is a Lutheran minister and the author of ten previous books on Native American history, culture, and spirituality including Sundancing: The Great Sioux Piercing Ceremony, Secret Native American Pathways, Cherokee People, and The Hopi Survival Kit.