The Resource Living the sky : the cosmos of the American Indian, Ray A. Williamson ; line illustrations by Snowden Hodges

Living the sky : the cosmos of the American Indian, Ray A. Williamson ; line illustrations by Snowden Hodges

Label
Living the sky : the cosmos of the American Indian
Title
Living the sky
Title remainder
the cosmos of the American Indian
Statement of responsibility
Ray A. Williamson ; line illustrations by Snowden Hodges
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williamson, Ray A.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E98.A88
LC item number
W55 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian astronomy
  • Indians of North America
  • Astronomie indienne d'Amérique
  • Indiens d'Amérique
  • Indian astronomy
  • Indians of North America
  • Astronomie
  • Himmel
  • Mythologie
  • Kosmologie
  • North America
  • Nordamerika
  • Indianer
  • USA
Label
Living the sky : the cosmos of the American Indian, Ray A. Williamson ; line illustrations by Snowden Hodges
Link
https://archive.org/details/livingskycosm00will
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [343]-349
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Myth, buildings, and myth building -- The Native American -- Celestial motions and the roots of the calendar -- Southwestern children of the sun -- Pueblo sun watching --Ancient Pueblo sun buildings -- Navajo: in beauty may they live -- Omens of the sky: bright star and crescent -- Medicine wheels and the Plains Indians -- The Pawnee: great morning star -- Eastern sun worship -- California Indians: maintaining the cosmic balance -- Living the sky
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 366 pages, [24] pages of plates
Isbn
9780395354148
Lccn
84004593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10558156
  • (OCoLC)ocm10558156
Label
Living the sky : the cosmos of the American Indian, Ray A. Williamson ; line illustrations by Snowden Hodges
Link
https://archive.org/details/livingskycosm00will
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [343]-349
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Myth, buildings, and myth building -- The Native American -- Celestial motions and the roots of the calendar -- Southwestern children of the sun -- Pueblo sun watching --Ancient Pueblo sun buildings -- Navajo: in beauty may they live -- Omens of the sky: bright star and crescent -- Medicine wheels and the Plains Indians -- The Pawnee: great morning star -- Eastern sun worship -- California Indians: maintaining the cosmic balance -- Living the sky
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 366 pages, [24] pages of plates
Isbn
9780395354148
Lccn
84004593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10558156
  • (OCoLC)ocm10558156

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