The Soul of the Indian

Title The Soul of the Indian
Names Eastman, Charles Alexander.
Book Number DBC24753
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation In The Soul of the Indian, Eastman brings to life the rich spirituality and morality of the Native Americans as they existed before contact with missionaries and other whites. This is a rare firsthand expression of native religion, without the filters imposed by translators or anthropologists. Rather than a scientific treatise, Eastman has written a book, "as true as I can make it to my childhood teaching and ancestral ideals, but from the human, not the ethnological standpoint." His discussions of the forms of ceremonial and symbolic worship, the unwritten scriptures, and the spirit world emphasize the universal quality and personal appeal of Native American religion. Adult. Unrated.
Narrator Lundquist, Stephanie.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Folklore & Fairy Tales - FOL
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Philosophy - PHI
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Unrated.
Female narrator.
LC Subject Indian mythology - North America
Indian philosophy - North America
Indians of North America - Religion
Downloadable books
Talking books
Call Number 299.7 ANF
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info St. Paul : Minnesota State Services for the Blind, Communication Center, 2003
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Dover Publications, 2003. 9780486430898
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