Author:Jacqueline Peterson Laura Peers


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

By: Jacqueline Peterson Laura Peers

Price: $36.80

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

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010753

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 t... View more info