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Black elk speaks / John G. Neihardt ; introduction by Philip J. Deloria ; foreword by Vine Deloria.

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  • ISBN: 9780803283923 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 080328392X (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9780803283930 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0803283938 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Edition: The complete edition.
  • Publisher: Lincoln : Bison Books, 2014.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
"Black Elk Speaks, the story of the Oglala Lakota visionary and healer Nicholas Black Elk (1863-1950) and his people during momentous twilight years of the nineteenth century, offers readers much more than a precious glimpse of a vanished time. Black Elk's searing visions of the unity of humanity and Earth, conveyed by John G. Neihardt, have made this book a classic that crosses multiple genres. Whether appreciated as the poignant tale of a Lakota life, a history of a Native nation, or an enduring spiritual testament, Black Elk Speaks is unforgettable"-- Provided by publisher.
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Description based on print version record.
Subject: Black Elk, 1863-1950.
Oglala Indians > Biography.
Oglala Indians > Religion.
Lakota Indians.
HISTORY / United States / 19th Century.
RELIGION / Ethnic & Tribal.
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX)
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)
Genre: Electronic books.

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