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Native North American spirituality of the eastern woodlands: sacred myths, dreams, visions, speeches, healing formulas, rituals, and ceremonials

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Publisher:
Paulist Press,
Pub. Date:
c1979.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
1010L
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This work makes available for the first time in a single volume a representative collection of the major spiritual texts from the Native American Indian peoples of the East Coast. Elisabeth Tooker, professor of anthropology at Temple University and and editor of The Handbook of North American Indians, presents the sacred traditions of the Iroquois, Winnibego, Fox, Menominee, Delaware, Cherokee and others. Included here are cosmological myths, thanksgiving addresses, dreams and visions, speeches of the shamans, teachings of parents, puberty fasts, blessings, healing rites, stories, songs, ceremonials for fires, hunting wars, feasts and the rituals of various spiritual societies.
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9780809103041
9780809122561
Lexile measure:
1010L
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title_display Native North American spirituality of the eastern woodlands : sacred myths, dreams, visions, speeches, healing formulas, rituals, and ceremonials
title_full Native North American spirituality of the eastern woodlands : sacred myths, dreams, visions, speeches, healing formulas, rituals, and ceremonials / edited by Elisabeth Tooker ; pref. by William C. Sturtevant
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title_sub sacred myths, dreams, visions, speeches, healing formulas, rituals, and ceremonials
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