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The ghost dance

Alice McLerran

The ghost dance

by Alice McLerran

  • 97 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Stoddart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghost dance -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Indians of North America -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Indians of North America -- Religion -- Juvenile fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alice McLerran ; assemblage and paintings by Paul Morin.
    ContributionsMorin, Paul, 1959-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[30] p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16420903M
    ISBN 100773728988
    OCLC/WorldCa32090776

    The discovery of the journal of a Sioux woman describing the significant soul-releasing death ritual of the Ghost Dance holds clues to the murders, as does the . The bountiful world of their ancestors was no more -- the result of white settlers' relentless westward movement in the U.S. A Paiute visionary, Tavibo, and his son each dreamed that if Native peoples danced, the white people would disappear and the ghosts of the wildlife that had been decimated would return. The ghost dance movement began in the U.S. in the s, in .

    Get this from a library! The Ghost Dance. [James Mooney] -- First published a century ago, The Ghost Dance is a unique first-hand account of a messianic movement against white subjugation that arose among Native Americans of the West and the Plains in the. Ghost Dance (Book): Sullivan, Mark T.: In tiny, remote Lawton, Vermont, a series of grisly murders draws filmmaker Patrick Gallagher and policewoman Andie Nightingale toward each other--and deeper into the horrors of a past century.

    "Hittman's book should be read by every student of the Ghost Dance revival and by all those interested in bringing tribal history into discourse with conventional history in such a way that Indian voices and visions may be heard Imaginative in its presentation and essential in its information".-American Indian Quarterly. ";By interviewing members of Wovoka's family 5/5(1).   "Benjamin R Kracht's new book Religious Revitalization Among the Kiowas: The Ghost Dance, Peyote, and Christianity explores the often-intertwined histories of the Kiowa Ghost Dance, the Native American Church, and indigenous Christianity through the lens of revitalization movements.


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GHOST DANCE She was his beginning, his life, and his end. And she did not know it yet. Daniel is the orphaned son of a Powhatan warrior, born in seventeenth century Jamestown. When he is injured in the Battle of Bloody Run and left for dead, he wakes in the care of a 4/5(87). The book has a number of interesting threads but they don't weave together into a coherent plot.

The story starts promising with a priest who can cure those suffering from the Ghost Dance is one of those books The ghost dance book had for ages, still planning to read and still thinking of it as a "new" book even though it had been sitting on my shelf for three /5.

The book presents a tantalizing narrative that offers actual hope for the survival of all two-leggeds on the planet, if we will but dance the Ghost Dance. Unbelievable that in the Land of the Free and Home of the Brave, it only became legal to do so since /5(17). God's Red Son: The Ghost Dance Religion and the Making of Modern America.

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Free with. Ghost Dance book. Read 25 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. James River Falls, Daniel is the orphaned son of a Powhatan warri /5. Since the content in Custer's Fall & Ghost Dance came directly from my family & Minneconjou trbal members & both books exposed what really happend at the Battle of the Little Big Horn, finally the truth is revealed for western expansion at the expense of all who fought & died needlessly over political ambition, corruption, & greed.5/5(9).

"Ghost Dance" easily picks up where "Cloak and Dagger" left off, although there is one minor distraction which is the "cleverly" played retrospective of the first novel, just in case somebody decides to start this brilliant Trek trilogy with the second novel instead of the first one/5(16).

Anyone who assumes this book is simply one more work on the Ghost Dance will overlook a vital resource. Kehoe begins with a thorough survey of James Mooney's classic study of the Ghost Dance. She then compares Jack Wilson's (Wovoka)foundation for the revitaliztic movement with other contemporary movements among American by:   Ghost Dance.

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Ghost Dance book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. There was little noticeable, little remarkable about Edward Chance, saving pe /5. Ghost Dance (book 2 in the Dark Matters trilogy) has 4 parallel yet intertwined plot lines, a cliffhanger, and a murder mystery to boot.

I started book 3 the same night I finished this one. A terrific Star Trek Voyager read/5. Ghost Dance, either of two distinct cults in a complex of late 19th-century religious movements that represented an attempt of Indians in the western United States to rehabilitate their traditional cults arose from Northern Paiute prophet-dreamers in western Nevada who announced the imminent return of the dead (hence “ghost”), the ousting of the whites, and the.

Ghost Dance book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A death in Manhattan -- a glistening crow feather lies near the body. Ghost Dance is the first book in a line of relentlessly experimental and highly esteemed works by Carole Maso.

Like the poetry-mother in this debut novel, Maso works to ensure her readers understand and come to accept sorrow as a knowable and tactile presence/5.

Buy a cheap copy of Ghost Dance book by Mark T. Sullivan. For outdoorsman and documentary filmmaker Patrick Gallagher, Lawton, Vermont, is a fresh start and a last chance. For beautiful, haunted local policewoman Andie Free shipping over $/5(5).

Good book "Mourning the end of the buffalo and their reduced estate, suffering severe privation in the wake of droughts and crop failure, the Sioux were swept up in the ghost dance. It was a moving expression of faith in an Indian Messiah who would banish white people and restore the Indians and their dead to a terrestrial paradise/5.

Ghost Dance is John Norman's historical fiction novel wherein a Sioux man and his tradition comes in conflict with a white woman and her civilization as the Wounded Knee Massacre approaches. As with his Gor series, his main body of work, Norman displays both philosophical reaction and an affinity with incorporating historical events with the actions of fictional : John Norman.

"Ghost Dance" is the second book in Christie Golden's Dark Matters trilogy and as good as the first one, "Cloak and Dagger" was, "Ghost Dance" is that much better. As "Cloak and Dagger" established the premise in which the author chose the character of Romulan scientist Telek R'Mor from Star Trek Voyager's first season episode of "Eye of the /5(5).

In The Lakota Ghost Dance ofRani-Henrik Andersson uses for the first time some accounts translated from Lakota. This book presents these Indian accounts together with the views and observations of Indian agents, the U.S. The Ghost Dance (Natdia) is a spiritual movement that came about in the late s when conditions were bad on Indian reservations and Native Americans needed something to give them hope.

This movement found its origin in a Paiute Indian named Wovoka, who announced that he was the messiah come to earth to prepare the Indians for their salvation.

The Paiute tradition. leaders, the Lakota Ghost Dance survived the fact that the millen-nium failed to come the following spring. One of the fundamental elements of the Ghost Dance religion was thebelief that the ghosts of dead tribesmen would be "driving 3.

lames Mooney, "The Ghost-Dance Religion and the Sioux Outbreak of ,".Get this from a library! Ghost dance. [David Humphreys Miller] -- "From the Native American point of view, the 's were disaster after disaster. The buffalo, their mainstay was disappearing because of overkill and what few crops they did have failed.

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