American Indian languages
American Indian culture
"Rus" was an alternate name for the Arikara tribe.
It was primarily used in the late 1700's and early 1800's, and is rarely heard today
outside of historical texts.
Here are links to our webpages about the Rus tribe and language:
Arikara Indian tribe
The Plains Native Americans
Here are a few good books about the Ru:
Traditional Narratives of the Arikara Indians
The Arikara War
Women of the Earth Lodges
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