story of the Navajo Hail chant

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  • Navajo Indians -- Rites and ceremonies.

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Other titlesThe Navajo hail chant.
Statementby Gladys A. Reichard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE99.N3 K52
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 155 p. :
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6479273M
LC Control Number44051372
OCLC/WorldCa2010854

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OCLC Number: Language Note: Navajo and English on opposite pages. Notes: "The Story of the Hail Chant was recorded by dictation from its owner, the late tłă ̇h [Slim Curly] of Newcomb, New Mexico, during the early winter of 1 The author says that the Hail Chant is now obsolete (p.

3), but see C. Kluckhohn, review of Reichard, “The Story of the Navajo Hail Chant.” American Anthropologist,Vol. 49, pp. 2 Barnard College, Columbia University, New York, Author: Leland C. Wyman.

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2 /5(18). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Coolidge, Dane, Navajo Indians. Boston, New York, Houghton Mifflin Co., (OCoLC)   The words for this chant come from Kabir. The music is by Jody Healy. Benally mentions the Blessingway chant, but Momaday does not appear to draw on this ceremonial-which honors Changing Woman, the central figure of the Navajo pantheon — in House Made of Dawn.

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