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Product Description: Of Choctaw descent, David Carson has absorbed and sought out Native American spiritual knowledge since growing up in Oklahoma Indian country. He distilled some of that knowledge in his Medicine Cards, the hugely successful divination system based on traditional animal medicine that became a New Age best-seller in the 1990s...read more

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9781559707718 | Arcade Pub, November 9, 2005, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The author recounts the story of his initiation as a ceremonial healer under the tutelage of a Choctaw medicine woman, an education during which he learned the arts of power plants and medicine animals, practiced working with human energies, and learned the folk stories of a primordial healer.

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9781628724400 | Arcade Pub, November 18, 2014, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Of Choctaw descent, David Carson has absorbed and sought out Native American spiritual knowledge since growing up in Oklahoma Indian country.
9781611451368 | Arcade Pub, April 18, 2011, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A riveting account of initiation into ancient wisdom and the healing power of a Native American shaman.
9781571782083 | Council Oaks Distribution, July 1, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: David Carson's personal story of his initiation into the mysterious healing rites of the Choctaw with medicine woman Mary Gardener.

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Product Description: Discusses Native Americans use of herbs and plants to heal illness and treat injuries, and explains some of the remedies, healing rituals, and the importance of medicine men.

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9781422229736 | Mason Crest, September 1, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Discusses Native Americans use of herbs and plants to heal illness and treat injuries, and explains some of the remedies, healing rituals, and the importance of medicine men.
9781590841198 | Mason Crest, February 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Offers a region by region look at the medicine used by Native American tribes.

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Product Description: Drawing on two years of ethnographic field research among the Navajos, this book explores a controversial Native American ritual and healthcare practice: ceremonial consumption of the psychedelic Peyote cactus in the context of an indigenous postcolonial healing movement called the Native American Church (NAC)...read more

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9780199927722 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 26, 2013, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Drawing on two years of ethnographic field research among the Navajos, this book explores a controversial Native American ritual and healthcare practice: ceremonial consumption of the psychedelic Peyote cactus in the context of an indigenous postcolonial healing movement called the Native American Church (NAC).

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9780199927845 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 26, 2013, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Drawing on two years of ethnographic field research among the Navajos, this book explores a controversial Native American ritual and healthcare practice: ceremonial consumption of the psychedelic Peyote cactus in the context of an indigenous postcolonial healing movement called the Native American Church (NAC).

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Product Description: When Europeans discovered tobacco among Amerindians in the New World, it became a long-sought panacea of panaceas, the critical ingredient in enemas, ointments, syrups, and powders employed to treat everything from syphilis to cancer...read more

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9781459706408 | Dundurn Pr Ltd, December 18, 2012, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: When Europeans discovered tobacco among Amerindians in the New World, it became a long-sought panacea of panaceas, the critical ingredient in enemas, ointments, syrups, and powders employed to treat everything from syphilis to cancer.

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Product Description: Despite challenges by the federal government to restrict the use of peyote, the Native American Church, which uses the hallucinogenic cactus as a religious sacrament, has become the largest indigenous denomination among American Indians today...read more

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9780806141091 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, April 1, 2010, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Despite challenges by the federal government to restrict the use of peyote, the Native American Church, which uses the hallucinogenic cactus as a religious sacrament, has become the largest indigenous denomination among American Indians today.

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Product Description: Western medicine often sees healthcare as a battle against a disease or injury. Healers from the Native American tradition believe that true healing comes through dialogue in which we open ourselves to the wisdom our afflictions have to offer...read more

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9781604074468 | Sounds True, June 28, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Western medicine often sees healthcare as a battle against a disease or injury.

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Product Description: A unique characteristic of Native American medicine is the belief that each patient holds a different spirit, and that the healing can only work when it affects the individual spirit. Mythology is essential to this healing process...read more

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9780865347649 | Sunstone Pr, May 31, 2010, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A unique characteristic of Native American medicine is the belief that each patient holds a different spirit, and that the healing can only work when it affects the individual spirit.

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Product Description: What it means to be healthy or to heal is not universal from culture to culture, from religion to religion. Indeed, in many cultures religion and healing are intimately tied to each other. In Native American communities healing is conceived as the place where ideas about the body and selfhood are brought to light and expressed within healing traditions...read more

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9780275990138 | 1 edition (Praeger Pub Text, May 30, 2008), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: What it means to be healthy or to heal is not universal from culture to culture, from religion to religion.

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9781406795844, titled "New-englands Rarities Discovered" | Pierides Pr, August 30, 2006, cover price $25.99
9780918222794, titled "New England's Rarities Discovered" | Applewood Books, September 1, 1986, cover price $9.95
9780934909129, titled "New England's Rarities Discovered" | Massachusetts Historical Society, June 1, 1972, cover price $10.00

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An introduction to Native American medicine explores their healing traditions, philosophy, and methods, explaining how such fundamental therapies as counseling, massage, and more can be integrated with western medicine, how Native Americans understand healing therapies, and how the Native American approach can be interpreted, all from the perspective of a traditional healer. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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9780345395306 | 1 edition (One World, June 1, 2003), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Explores Native American healing traditions, philosophy, and methods, explaining how they can be integrated with Western medicine, how Native Americans understand healing therapies, and how the Native American approach can be interpreted.

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9780345435132 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, June 27, 2006), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: An introduction to Native American medicine explores their healing traditions, philosophy, and methods, explaining how such fundamental therapies as counseling, massage, and more can be integrated with western medicine, how Native Americans understand healing therapies, and how the Native American approach can be interpreted, all from the perspective of a traditional healer.

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Product Description: The first in-depth examination of the sacred underpinnings of the world of Native American medicinal herbalism• Reveals how shamans and healers “talk” with plants to discover their medicinal properties• Includes the prayers and medicine songs associated with each of the plants examined• By the author of The Secret Teachings of PlantsAs humans evolved on Earth they used plants for everything imaginable--food, weapons, baskets, clothes, shelter, and medicine...read more

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9781591430582 | Bear & Co, February 24, 2006, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The first in-depth examination of the sacred underpinnings of the world of Native American medicinal herbalism• Reveals how shamans and healers “talk” with plants to discover their medicinal properties• Includes the prayers and medicine songs associated with each of the plants examined• By the author of The Secret Teachings of PlantsAs humans evolved on Earth they used plants for everything imaginable--food, weapons, baskets, clothes, shelter, and medicine.

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Describes the practices and discoveries made by American Indians in medicine and health, including their use of herbal remedies for insect bites and storytelling to ease depression.

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9780816053964 | Facts on File, January 1, 2005, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Describes the practices and discoveries made by American Indians in medicine and health, including their use of herbal remedies for insect bites and storytelling to ease depression.

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Product Description: The spirit runs through the body, says Dr. Peate, a practicing physician who draws on his Iroquois heritage as well as his Western medical training. Listening with Your Heart is a beautifully illustrated gift book offering a rich gathering of time-honored sayings, sacred words, and practical suggestions to improve your health...read more

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9781887896528 | Rio Nuevo Pub, September 1, 2003, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The spirit runs through the body, says Dr.

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Integrating plant lore, history, and tradition, the author of American Indian Healing Arts presents a richly illustrated guide on how to create personal sacred spaces in the form of gardens, meditation landscapes, and outdoor altars, explaining how to design, construct, and plant medicine wheel gardens filled with medicinal herbs and life-enhancing energies. Original. (view table of contents)

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9780553380897 | Bantam Dell Pub Group, June 1, 2002, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Presents a guide on how to create personal sacred spaces in the form of gardens, meditation landscapes, and outdoor altars, explaining how to design, construct, and plant medicine wheel gardens filled with medicinal herbs and life-enhancing energies.

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A comprehensive guide to ancient Native American herbal and natural remedies describes the Native American concept of healing, which stresses the balance of mind, body, and spirit; offers an alphabetical listing of herbal therapies and their recipes; and discusses other healing practices that can be used with herbs. Original. 12,500 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9781583331002 | Avery Pub Group, June 1, 2001, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Describes the Native American concept of healing, which stresses the balance of mind, body, and spirit; offers an alphabetical listing of therapies and their recipes; and discusses other healing practices.

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Product Description: A guide to the rich tradition of healing techniques for the mind, body and spirit passed on from generation to generation of Native Americans.

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9780517161630 | Random House Value Pub, May 1, 2001, cover price $7.99 | also contains Narrating Ancient Egypt: The Representation of Ancient Egypt in Nineteenth-century and Early-twentieth-century Fantastic Fiction | About this edition: A guide to the rich tradition of healing techniques for the mind, body and spirit passed on from generation to generation of Native Americans.

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9780824103255 | Halo Pr, December 1, 1999, cover price $9.98 | About this edition: Book by Shimer, Porter

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Product Description: This volume examines the ways people from a multitude of indigenous communities think about and practice health care, within historical and sociocultural contexts. It explores diseases such as cancer, diabetes and Nativeidentified problems, it also covers historical and cultural experiences such as assimilation, poverty and federal and state policies and initiatives...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Clifford E. Trafzer (editor) and Diane Weiner (editor)

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9780742502543 | Altamira Pr, January 1, 2001, cover price $96.00 | About this edition: Improving the dire health problems faced by many Native American communities is central to their cultural, political, and economic well being.

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9780742502550 | Altamira Pr, March 1, 2001, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: This volume examines the ways people from a multitude of indigenous communities think about and practice health care, within historical and sociocultural contexts.

An experienced herbalist presents a wonderfully illustrated exploration of Native American rituals that fostered a spiritual bond between man and nature and offers recipes for herbal remedies, massage oils, traditional medications, and much more. Original.

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9780553378818 | Bantam Dell Pub Group, May 1, 1999, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Presents an exploration of Native American rituals that fostered a spiritual bond between man and nature, and offers recipes for herbal remedies, and massage oils

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Presents the views of a Cherokee healer on Native spiritual and medical traditions, a Native American look at history, and related subjects (view table of contents)

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9781574160260 | Clear Light Pub, February 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents the views of a Cherokee healer on Native spiritual and medical traditions, a Native American look at history, and related subjects

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