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American Indian Cultural Heroes and Teaching Tales: Evenings with Chasing Deer

Authors: Kaltreider, Kurt
Publisher: Hay House
BISAC/Subject: SOC018000, SOC021000
ISBN: 9781401932091, Related ISBNs: 1401932096, 9781401932091
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 282,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: The first section of this books tells the tales of three great figures in American Indian culture: two of flesh and bone and one heroine of spirit. These stories give us hope that in a time of disaray and despair, a culture can be turned around to walk a more wholesome path. The second section offers yarns from the Lakota that relate the dire consequences in store for those who choose to live a life of self-centered pursuit. In all of them, we're reminded that only a life lived in integrity and service is a life worth living.
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