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Indian Shakers

Indian Shakers

A Messianic Cult of the Pacific Northwest

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H. G. Barnett

$30.00

Paperback (Other formats: E-book)
978-0-8093-0595-7
392 pages, 4.875 x 7.875, 8 illustrations
10/01/1972

 

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A thorough anthropological study of a distinct religious cult of the Indian tribes of the Pacific Northwest. The book traces the Shaker cult’ s development, its ceremonies, ritual elements, faiths, and doctrine.

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“ As a history and ethnography of the Shaker movement, I predict that Barnett’ s book will stand as a classic for years to come.” — E. Z. Vogt, American Sociological Review