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The Last of the Medicine Men

by DK Publishing

  • 209 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by DK ADULT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology,
  • Shamans,
  • Anthropology - Physical,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Traditional medicine,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Allen, Benedict,
  • Diaries

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8156137M
    ISBN 100789471841
    ISBN 109780789471840
    OCLC/WorldCa45532432

    A powerful hallucinogen, the Huichol believe peyote enables them to communicate with the gods. Series producer Salim Salam ; Executive producer Bob Long (S) BBC PRODUCTS: book. The Last of the Medicine Men by Benedict Allen, price £ and a CD featuring music from the series, from retailers. Shop Last Of The Medicine Men: From The Bbc Tv Series. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

      “A painful and hilarious send-up of grandiose doctors and their barbaric medical miracles A postmodern Jane Austen romp.” – The Boston Globe In a novel that brilliantly conjures up the resilience of the human spirit, Alice Adams draws a clear-eyed portrait of a woman who must overcome her resistance to the help offered by : Alice Adams. Concluding his training as a kerei, he attends a cleansing ceremony, and spends a night alone on one of the country's most sacred hills. Series producer Salim Salam: Executive producer Bob Long (S) BBC BOOK: The Last of the Medicine Men by Benedict Allen, price £ Is there anything this man won't do for a story?: page

    Medicine is an agent or influence employed to prevent, alleviate, or cure some pathological condition or its symptoms. The scope of such agents among the Indians was extensive, ranging from magic, prayer, force of suggestion, and a multitude of symbolic and empirical means, to actual and more rationally used remedies. Where the Indians were in contact with whites the . Indians. A small amount of the bitter-tasting flesh gives him a rare chance to see for himself the hidden realm of the gods. Series producer Salim Salam ; Executive producer Bob Long (S) BBC PRODUCTS: book. Last of the Medicine Men by Benedict Allen, price £ and a CD featuring music from the series, from retailers.


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