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The body of myth

mythology, shamanic trance, and the sacred geography of the body

by J. Nigro Sansonese

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Published by Inner Traditions in Rochester, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Myth,
  • Mythology,
  • Shamanism,
  • Trance,
  • Body, Human -- Mythology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 344-347) and index.

    StatementJ. Nigro Sansonese.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL313 .S326 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 369 p. :
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1740742M
    ISBN 100892814098
    LC Control Number92046586

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