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Sacred sites : the secret history of southern California / Susan Suntree ; foreword by Gary Snyder ; introduction by Lowell John Bean ; photographs by Juergen Nogai.

Author/Creator:
Suntree, Susan.
Publication:
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xx, 291 p. : ill., map ; 29 cm.
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Subjects:
Cosmology -- Poetry.
Natural history -- North America -- Poetry.
Indians of North America -- Poetry.
Indian mythology -- California, Southern -- Poetry.
California, Southern -- History -- Poetry.
Contents:
The origins of southern California : western science. Light, space, matter
Galaxy, planet, moon, rain
Wandering North America, life, death
Reptiles, flowers, mammals, rivers
Southern California coming : mountains in motion
Southern California ice age : bountiful homeland
The origins of southern California : indigenous myths and songs. Universe, world, people
The great Captain Wiyot : death, spirit, power
Food, feasting, deer, moon
The First people
Human beings : singers, balance keepers
White people.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:
9780803231986 (cloth : alk. paper)
0803231989 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
555650055