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Cry of the eagle : encounters with a Cree healer / David Young, Grant Ingram, Lise Swartz.

Young, David E. (David Earl) (Author). Ingram, Grant. (Added Author). Swartz, Lise, 1944- (Added Author).
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Location: Fennell STACKS E99.C88 .Y68 1989
Barcode: 30731101232753
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 9780802068200
  • ISBN: 0802068200
  • ISBN: 0802027164
  • ISBN: 9780802027160
  • Physical Description: x, 145 pages : illustrations, portrait
  • Publisher: Toronto ; University of Toronto Press, ©1989

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-140) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface -- Overview -- The Spiritual World -- Good and Bad Medicine -- Nature's Medicine Cabinet -- Living with a Medicine Man -- Native Medicine for Non-Natives -- Two Case Histories -- Creative Encounters -- Select Bibliography -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
Describes authors' long-term study of native medicine, focusing on one native healer who believes that western and native doctors should work together.
Subject: Willier, Russell.
Shamans > Alberta > Biography.
Cree > Medicine.
Cree > Biography.
Willier, Russell
Indigenous peoples.
Medicine, Traditional.
Cree > Medicine.
Cree > Biography.
Genre: Biography.
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