Interested in learning more?  We suggest the following reading material: 


The Nez Perce and the Opening of the Northwest by Alvin Josephy (considered the essential masterwork on Nez Perce History)


Hear Me My Chiefs: Nez Perce Legend and History by L.V. McWhorter,


Yellow Wolf: His Own Story by L.V. McWhorter (an astonishing day-by-day, person by person account of the non-treaty Nez Perce during their War of 1877)


Lewis and Clark Among the Nez Perce by Allen Pinkham (Nez Perce) and Steven Ross Evans, the Nez Perce point of view


Short Nights of the Shadowcatcher by Edward Curtis (a mesmerizing biography of the renowned photographer of Native Americans, with extraordinary resonance for every documentary maker or viewer)


Doing Documentary Work by Robert Coles ("the complicated, tightrope dance of the ethical documentarian"... The Boston Globe)