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Wisdom of the native Americans

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New World Library , Novato, Calif
Indian philosophy -- North America., Speeches, addresses, etc., Indian -- North America., Indians of North America -- Quotat

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North Ame

StatementCompiled and edited by Kent Nerburn.
ContributionsNerburn, Kent, 1946-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE98.P5 W57 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 216 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL380709M
ISBN 101577310799
LC Control Number98042936

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Nerburn has a special fondness in his heart for Ohiyesa (also known as Charles Alexander Easman) whom he calls "a man with a warrior's heart, an orator's tongue, and human spirit. The Wisdom of the Native Americans audiobook, by Kent Nerburn The teachings of the Native Americans provide a connection with the land, the environment, and the simple beauties of life.

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The teachings of the Native Americans provide a connection with the land, the environment, and the simple beauties of life. This collection of writings from revered Native Americans offers timeless, meaningful lessons on living and learning.

Taken from writings, orations, and recorded observations of life, this book selects the best of Native American wisdom and distills it to its 5/5(3). The Wisdom of Native Americans brings together centuries of wisdom, much of it collected for the first time.

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Maybe, if more Native Americans were alive today, the Earth wouldn’t be in as much turmoil as it is now. We can all benefit from adopting some of the ancient spiritual teachings from Native American elders into our daily lives.

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There are also a total of 7 stone formations in and.