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Book of the Fourth World

Reading the Native Americas through their Literature
  • 494 Pages
  • 0.85 MB
  • English
Cambridge University Press
Literary studies: general, Language Arts & Disciplines, History and criticism, Literature - Classics / Criticism, North & Central American indigenous languages, Spanish, Indians, The Americas, Literacy, American - Native American, General, Indian literature--History and criticism, Literary Criticism & Collections / General, Folk literature, Indian, Indian liter
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL7736555M
ISBN 100521314933
ISBN 139780521314930

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The book is written anonymously, although it identifies an unnamed "disciple whom Jesus loved" as the source of its traditions, and reached its final form around AD 90–It most likely reflects a "Johannine community" in conflict with. Harold Courlander () was the author of The Fourth World of the Hopi, also available from UNM Press, and many other books.4/5(2).

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