Sandpaintings of the Navajo Shooting Chant

Sandpaintings of the Navajo Shooting Chant
Author : Franc Johnson Newcomb
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Total Pages : 138
Release : 1975-01-01
ISBN 10 : 0486231410
ISBN 13 : 9780486231419
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Sandpaintings of the Navajo Shooting Chant Book Description:

A classic of ethnology, reproducing in full color 35 sandpaintings from this important Navajo healing ceremony and analyzing their composition and artistic devices. The rites are described and explained and the symbolism and myth they express thoroughly explored.


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