Sacred Encounters Father DeSmet and the Indians of the Rocky Mountain West

By: Jacqueline Peterson Laura Peers

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Book Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: University of Oklahoma, 1993. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. One of the most amazing books ever published on the native American and the early European contact period. Here the native people of Montana were visited and painted by the French Canadian priest Father DeSmet. Included are his stunning colorful paintings and numerous native artifacts and deerskin clothing and bead work. Mohawks from Caughnawaga opened the door of protocol for him. One of their hand carved Mohawk crosses is shown. The Christian mystical vision of the paintings shines through the pages and the Native Flathead people's wonderful vision dies as well. Also photos of modern Flathead people. Large Color filled work. NOT alibrary book. First Edition.

Title: Sacred Encounters Father DeSmet and the Indians of the Rocky Mountain West

Author Name: Jacqueline Peterson Laura Peers

Categories: Woodland Native American/Southeastern Native American,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: U.S.A, University of Oklahoma: 1993

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 010753

Keywords: FLATHEADS MONTANA HISTORY JESUITS MOHAWKS JESUIT PAINTERS WESTERN ART,