American Indian life has long been enriched by ceremonies marking important events. For the American Indian, the spirit world is present throughout nature & in every aspect of human life, & ceremonies were one way in which people could show their respect, give thanks & pray for good fortune. The daily life of the American Indian was governed by tradition & awareness of the supernatural. Utilitarian objects such as pottery & clothing were decorated with symbols & motifs which had spiritual significance. This beautiful book with hundreds of black & white & color photos celebrates the rich & varied traditions & ceremonies of the American Indian.
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Book Description World Publications JG Press, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1572152389
Book Description World Publications JG Press, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1572152389