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Woman as healer

Jeanne Achterberg

Woman as healer

by Jeanne Achterberg

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Published by Shambhala in Boston, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in medicine.,
  • Women healers.

  • Edition Notes

    3

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR692 .A24 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination241 p.
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21106176M
    ISBN 100877736162
    LC Control Number89-43314

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    Sanapia, born Mary Poafpybitty (ca. 20 May –23 January ), was a Comanche medicine woman and spiritual healer. She is believed to be the last of eagle doctors, a Comanche title referring to a person with eagle medicine for healing the sick. She was influenced by traditional Comanche medicine, incorporating elements of Christianity and : Mary Poafpybitty, Spring , Fort Sill, Oklahoma.   Every item on this page was chosen by a Woman's Day editor. We may earn commission on some of the items you choose to buy. 20 Prayers for Healing .


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