By Theodora Kroeber
The lifestyles tale of Ishi, the Yahi Indian, lone survivor of a doomed tribe, is exclusive within the annals of North American anthropology. For greater than 40 years, Theodora Kroeber's biography has been sharing this tragic and soaking up drama with readers all around the world.
Ishi stumbled into the 20 th century at the morning of August 29, 1911, whilst, determined with starvation and with terror of the white murderers of his relatives, he was once present in the corral of a slaughter residence close to Oroville, California. eventually pointed out as an Indian via an anthropologist, Ishi was once delivered to San Francisco by means of Professor T. T. Waterman and lived there the remainder of his lifestyles lower than the care and safeguard of Alfred Kroeber and the workers of the college of California's Museum of Anthropology.