This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: This work records all of the different manifestrations of Native American shamanism and associated medicine powers that are known in North America. Much of the text consists of direct quotations attesting to shamans' powers, drawn from accounts ranging from records of sixteenth-century Jesuit priests to those of contemporary anthropologists who have participated in shamanic rituals. Nearly 1,000 entries focus on every aspect of shamanism: -- sacred rituals -- fetishes, sacred bundles, and love medicines -- specific powers of shamans -- symbolic motifs -- famous shamans and medicine men -- Native and anthropological terms. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Encyclopedia of Native American Shamanism focuses on "medicine" or sacred ceremonies conducted through shamans in which the power of the Creator is made manifest for all to behold.
· Includes biographies of key anthropologists
About the Author:
William S. Lyon is professor of anthropology serving on the graduate faculty of the Center for Religious Studies at the University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO, where he specializes in Native American religion. He is the author of several books for ABC-CLIO.
Buchbeschreibung ABC-CLIO, 1998. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Buchnummer des Verkäufers mon0000808730
Buchbeschreibung ABC-CLIO. Hardcover. Buchzustand: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2766551616
Buchbeschreibung Buchzustand: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 97808743693353.0
Buchbeschreibung ABC-CLIO, 1999. Library Binding. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0874369339
Buchbeschreibung ABC-CLIO 1999-01-01, 1999. Library Binding. Buchzustand: good. 0874369339. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 479304
Buchbeschreibung Buchzustand: Good. Encyclopedia of Native American Shamanism: Sacred Ceremonies of North America. Buchnummer des Verkäufers Grb0971627
Buchbeschreibung ABC-CLIO, Inc., Santa Barbara, California, 1998. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fine. 1st Edition. 468 pp. Illustrated with numerous b/w photographs, figures and maps. Is an authoritative account of the various shamanic powers that have been observed among the Native Americans of North America since the 16th century. An unmarked and tight fine copy. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 103026
Buchbeschreibung ABC-CLIO, Santa Barbara, Etc., 1998. xxxvii, 468p., b/w illus., 15 maps, original stiff printed boards. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 031146
Buchbeschreibung ABC-CLIO, 2017. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. This item is printed on demand. Buchnummer des Verkäufers P020874369339
Buchbeschreibung ABC-CLIO. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fine. 0874369339 Pictorial boards, Book is in Excellent condition, pages are clean and tight. Buchnummer des Verkäufers B4809