|Statement||compiled by Kent Nerburn and Louise Mengelkoch.|
|Series||The Classic wisdom collection|
|Contributions||Nerburn, Kent, 1946-, Mengelkoch, Louise.|
|LC Classifications||E98.P5 N38 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 109 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||109|
|LC Control Number||91021315|
The book Wisdom of the Native Americans by Kent Nerburn happens to be one my favourite books in my collection. The book itself is hard cover, produced on what I would describe as thick, luxurious paper, what to me suggests quality, superseded only by the quality quotes contained within the book/5(). As we read the wisdom of these peoples, it is possible to feel a reconnection with our land and ourselves. This beautiful collection of the best of Native American wisdom features the thoughts of Chief Joseph, Sitting Bull, Red Cloud, Black Elk, Ohiyesa, and many others on 5/5(1). Native American Wisdom Quotes (81 quotes). This book isolates the essence of Native American wisdom: the essential harmony of natural and human worlds--in short, accessible bits of philosophy. Find out more, or buy book MedicineCards: The Discovery of Power Through the Waysof Animals.
I would recommend this book to anyone interested in American Indian spirit-filled political movements. Review by Pam White Dove. Other Reviews "A gem of Native American wisdom in the modern idiom. Mathew King counseled a generation of Native American . NATIVE AMERICAN WISDOM. Edited by Alan Jacobs. The wisdom of the Native Americans is based on a love and reverence for Nature, a belief in a Supreme Being and a spirit world that interacts with human activity. This outstanding collection beautifully conveys the importance of nature and its sacred place in our world and is a poignant lesson for. The profound Native American wisdom collected in this beautifully illustrated book is a gift to us all, for it opens our eyes to the Native American sensitivity to nature and humanity. These collected sayings remind us of our connection to the earth and to each other and bring us back to a place of peace. John Adams - Siletz - () John Adams American Horse was a Sioux chief during the Lakota Wars of the s and s. His capture and death was one in a series of defeats for the Sioux after the historic Battle of the Little Bighorn ().