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2 edition of American Indian religions. found in the catalog.

American Indian religions.

John M. Hurdy

American Indian religions.

by John M. Hurdy

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Published by Sherbourne Press in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Religion.,
  • Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 189-192.

    SeriesFor the millions series, FM 40
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE98.R3 H86
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4461004M
    LC Control Number79124336

    The Native American church emerged in the mids when an ancient ritual of central Mexico moved into the United States and blended with Christian influences. It spread, in part, through government-run Indian schools, and it is the only native religious . Nature Spirituality The purpose of this study in Native Americans thought is to give a general background of knowledge of one of the oldest forms of Spirituality to exist on earth. These belief's were in .

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