Home Forum Socio Witchcraft in the Southwest by Marc Simmons – read online • 9780803291164

Stai visualizzando 1 post (di 1 totali)
  • Autore
    Post
  • #133159
    kukal
    Partecipante

    Witchcraft in the Southwest
    Spanish and Indian Supernaturalism on the Rio Grande

    by Marc Simmons

    🔍 Witchcraft in the Southwest — CLICK HERE 🔍

    • ISBN: 9780803291164 (0803291167)
    • Genres: history, horror
    • Format: paperback, 184 pages
    • Release date: March 1, 1980
    • Language: english
    • Author: Marc Simmons
    • Publisher: Bison Books

    About The Book

    “Occasionally a truly remarkable book appears-one that takes a topic in need of discussion, thoroughly researches it, and presents credible results in a fascinating and extremely well manner. Witchcraft in the Southwest is such a volume, and as such, is a must for all readers, be they scholars, students, or others… The volume devotes equal time to Spanish and Indian supernaturalism along the Rio Grande. Opening with a succinct review of the meaning and evolution of witchcraft in Europe and Spain, Simmons establishes the existence of many similar beliefs among native inhabitants of the New World. Moving chronologically to Spanish colonization, the author vividly conveys Spanish reactions to Pueblo life and religion, the fears of witches and other supernatural forces that plagued Spanish colonists… Emphasizing the beliefs and nature of witchcraft rather than the actual mechanics (which are secret), he follows Hispanic communities into the late 19th century… Readers learn how witchcraft fits into the Pueblo world view and how it compares and contrasts with European and Spanish varieties in such areas as motivation, types, powers, beliefs and means of acquisition… Simmons’ study provides a needed overview and one that is carefully based on available ethnohistorical documents and credible anthropological data.”-American Indian Quarterly A professional historian, author, editor, and translator, Marc Simmons has published numerous books and monographs on the Southwest as well as articles in more than twenty scholarly and popular journals.

    MOBI ebook Witchcraft in the Southwest buy cheap iOS on Amazon. FB2 book Witchcraft in the Southwest by Marc Simmons read online. Hardback Witchcraft in the Southwest Marc Simmons download for Kindle. Paperback book Witchcraft in the Southwest on Kobo.

    MP3 ebook Witchcraft in the Southwest by Marc Simmons buy on PC on Audible. Online Witchcraft in the Southwest. EPUB book Witchcraft in the Southwest read on iPhone on Barnes & Noble. TXT ebook Witchcraft in the Southwest Marc Simmons download.

    PDF Witchcraft in the Southwest read. Hardcover book Witchcraft in the Southwest Marc Simmons for Android on Powells. FictionBook ebook Witchcraft in the Southwest download on Booktopia. FB2 Witchcraft in the Southwest by Marc Simmons buy reader.

Stai visualizzando 1 post (di 1 totali)
  • Devi essere connesso per rispondere a questo topic.