Native American wisdom: a spiritual tradition at one with nature

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Sacred Wisdom,
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2008.
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English
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The most authoritative anthology of Native American wisdom published in years! Native American peoples share a love and reverence for nature, as well as a belief in both a supreme being and a spirit world that interacts with humanity. This engaging collection contains moving quotations from leading American Indians, including chiefs and medicine men, along with poems, songs, prose, speeches, and stories past and present. Organized alphabetically, the spiritual insights gathered here are grouped by the main Native American Nations, from Apache to Zuni?including the Sioux, Eskimo, Cherokee, and many more.

 

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