Baker & Taylor Describes traditional beliefs and practices, the consequences of contact with other cultures, and the forms these religions take today
Book News A reference for the general reader with some 1,200 alphabetical entries that describe traditional beliefs and practices, the consequences of contact with Europeans and other Americans, and the forms Native American religions take today. The encyclopedia's broad scope covers major religious systems, selected Native American religious leaders and missionaries, well-documented ceremonies, and legislation and court cases affecting Native American religious belief. Includes b&w illustrations. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.