The Resource Grandmothers of the light : a medicine woman's sourcebook, Paula Gunn Allen

Grandmothers of the light : a medicine woman's sourcebook, Paula Gunn Allen

Label
Grandmothers of the light : a medicine woman's sourcebook
Title
Grandmothers of the light
Title remainder
a medicine woman's sourcebook
Statement of responsibility
Paula Gunn Allen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this collection of goddess stories gleaned from the vast oral tradition of Native America, the author evokes a world of personal freedom and communal harmony, of free communication among people, animals, and spirits, of magic and its discipline, of balance between the sacred and the mundane.--From publisher description
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allen, Paula Gunn
Dewey number
398.2/08997
Index
no index present
LC call number
E98.W8
LC item number
A439 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
E 98 W8 A428g 1991
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian women
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Goddess religion
  • Shamanism
  • Indiennes d'Amérique
  • Indiens d'Amérique
  • Indiens d'Amérique
  • Déesses
  • Goddess religion
  • Indian women
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Shamanism
  • North America
  • Mythologie
  • Quelle
  • Indianer
  • Nordamerika
  • Indians, North American
  • Medicine, Traditional
  • Women
  • Religion
  • Mythology
Label
Grandmothers of the light : a medicine woman's sourcebook, Paula Gunn Allen
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-246)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The living reality of the medicine world -- Cosmogyny: the goddesses -- Ritual magic and aspects of the goddesses -- Myth, magic and medicine in the modern world
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 246 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1021227183
Label
Grandmothers of the light : a medicine woman's sourcebook, Paula Gunn Allen
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-246)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The living reality of the medicine world -- Cosmogyny: the goddesses -- Ritual magic and aspects of the goddesses -- Myth, magic and medicine in the modern world
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 246 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1021227183

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