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Author Hartz, Paula.
Title Native American religions / by Paula R. Hartz.
Pub Info New York : Chelsea House Publishers, c2009.
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book jacket
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 Oak Bluffs-Children's  J 299.7 HAR     AVAILABLE
Edition 3rd ed.
Descript 144 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 25 cm.
Series World religions
World religions.
Note Chelsea House and Facts on File are both imprints of Infobase Publishing.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-139) and index.
Contents Introduction: the sacred way -- The spirit world and the sacred way -- Creating the world: the oral tradition -- Native American ceremonies and rituals -- Wholeness and healing -- The path of life -- Native American religions and Christianity -- Native American religions today.
Summary Presents the history of the Native American religions, starting from their roots as tribal religions, and then details the detrimental effects of European colonization, the annihilation of the Native Americans that threatened the religions, and their restoration in the 20th 20th century
Subject Indians of North America -- Religion -- Juvenile literature.
Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies -- Juvenile literature.
Indians of North America -- Religion.
Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies.
ISBN 9781604131116 (acid-free paper)
160413111X (acid-free paper)
Stndrd # 9781604131116
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