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Trail of the Spirit: Mysteries of Medicine Power Revealed

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In this new collection of stories&#44 Dene Elder George Blondin defines medicine power&#44 a gift from the Creator for the Dene way of life&#46 Although medicine power has existed since before time began&#44 here Blondin focuses on the past two hundred years&#44 to show how it has shaped the Dene culture&#46 <P>Some are lucky enough to be born with&#44 and the medicine power that some receive after birth or are taught by other medicine power people&#46 This collection of stories and examples of Dene individuals who lived throughout history shows that there is a danger of losing the longstanding tradition of medicine power&#46 Although this power can be used for both creation and destruction&#44 it must be preserved as a vital element of the Dene way of life&#46 <P>In The Mysteries of Medicine Power Revealed&#44 Blondin is our storyteller&#151bringing medicine power to life with true stories from Dene history&#46 Blondin explains medicine power clearly&#44 and brings a better understanding of this extraordinary phenomenon into the world&#46 Includes a foreword by Richard Van Camp&#46

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ISBN:
9781897126080
Author:
Blondin, George
Publisher:
NeWest Press
Subject:
Native American
Subject:
Medicine
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Native American-General Native American Studies
Publication Date:
20070231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
181
Dimensions:
8.36x5.72x.50 in. .65 lbs.

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