Giving Voice to Bear: North American Indian Myths, Rituals, and Images of the Bear (Paperback)

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In this new edition of a classic, David Rockwell describes the captivating and awe-inspiring presence of the bear in Native American rituals. The bear played a central role in shamanic rights, initiation, healing and hunting ceremonies, and new year celebrations. Considered together, these traditions are another way of looking at the world, one in which the mysteries of the universe are revealed through animals.

About the Author


David Rockwell's most recent book is Exploring Glacier National Park. He resides in Montana.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781570983931
ISBN-10: 1570983933
Publisher: Roberts Rinehart Publishers
Publication Date: April 21st, 2003
Pages: 248
Language: English