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The Resource American Indian healing arts : herbs, rituals, and remedies for every season of life, E. Barrie Kavasch and Karen Baar

American Indian healing arts : herbs, rituals, and remedies for every season of life, E. Barrie Kavasch and Karen Baar

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American Indian healing arts : herbs, rituals, and remedies for every season of life
Title
American Indian healing arts
Title remainder
herbs, rituals, and remedies for every season of life
Statement of responsibility
E. Barrie Kavasch and Karen Baar
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an exploration of Native American rituals that fostered a spiritual bond between man and nature, and offers recipes for herbal remedies, and massage oils
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DLC
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Kavasch, E. Barrie
Dewey number
615.8/8/08997073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Baar, Karen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Herbs
  • Indians of North America
  • Traditional medicine
Label
American Indian healing arts : herbs, rituals, and remedies for every season of life, E. Barrie Kavasch and Karen Baar
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-292) and index
Contents
Healing the traditional way -- Birth and infancy : "Thank you for coming to our village" -- Childhood : Consecration of the boy to thunder -- Puberty : Changing woman -- Adolescence : "The little brother of war" -- Adulthood : "Leap over the adversaries of life" -- Fertility, midwifery, and childbearing : "For it is she who gives birth" -- Middle age : Faces in the landscape -- Old age : The old woman who never dies -- Death, the afterlife, and the spirit world : Footprints that fade on the path -- An American Indian medicine chest : Gifts from Mother Earth -- Glossary of tribes -- Appendices : Lexicon of herbs, fungi, and minerals ; A directory of resources and suppliers
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 309 p.
Isbn
9780553378818
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98-043985
Other physical details
ill.
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  • (OUa)vtls000826302
  • (OCoLC)ocm39981600
  • (OCoLC)ocm39981600
  • 3860-68960
  • 98043985
  • 528834
  • (OCoLC)ocm39981600
Label
American Indian healing arts : herbs, rituals, and remedies for every season of life, E. Barrie Kavasch and Karen Baar
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-292) and index
Contents
Healing the traditional way -- Birth and infancy : "Thank you for coming to our village" -- Childhood : Consecration of the boy to thunder -- Puberty : Changing woman -- Adolescence : "The little brother of war" -- Adulthood : "Leap over the adversaries of life" -- Fertility, midwifery, and childbearing : "For it is she who gives birth" -- Middle age : Faces in the landscape -- Old age : The old woman who never dies -- Death, the afterlife, and the spirit world : Footprints that fade on the path -- An American Indian medicine chest : Gifts from Mother Earth -- Glossary of tribes -- Appendices : Lexicon of herbs, fungi, and minerals ; A directory of resources and suppliers
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 309 p.
Isbn
9780553378818
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98-043985
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000826302
  • (OCoLC)ocm39981600
  • (OCoLC)ocm39981600
  • 3860-68960
  • 98043985
  • 528834
  • (OCoLC)ocm39981600

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