The Sacred Pipe

The Sacred Pipe

Black Elk's Account of the Seven Rites of the Oglala Sioux

Book - 1971
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During the winter of 1947, Black Elk, the Oglala Sioux holy man, related to Joseph Brown seven of the sacred Oglala traditions, including such revered rites as "The Keeping of the Soul, " "The Rite of Purification, " and "Preparing for Womanhood." The San Francisco Chronicle calls The Sacred Pipe "a valuable contribution to American Indian literature." Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
Publisher: Harmondsworth : Penguin, 1971
ISBN: 9780140033465
Branch Call Number: E99.O3 B5 1971x
Characteristics: iii-xx, 144, [4] p. : ill., ports., plans ; 19 cm
Additional Contributors: Brown, Joseph Epes


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