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Pilgrimage to Broken Mountain: Nahua sacred journeys in Mexico's Huasteca Veracruzana




Sandstrom, Alan R., author
Sandstrom, Pamela Effrein, author
University Press of Colorado, publisher

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Based on decades of research, Pilgrimage to Broken Mountain explores journeys to the mountains undertaken by Nahua people in northern Veracruz. Providing descriptions and analysis of these journeys punctuated with offerings dedicated to the forces responsible for natural phenomena, the work documents journeys for the Nahua generation living in a global world.--Provided by publisher.


Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Access is limited to the Adams State University, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Pueblo, Community College of Denver, Fort Lewis College, Metropolitan State University Denver, Regis University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver, University of Denver, University of Northern Colorado, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and Western Colorado University communities only.


Nahuas -- Religion
Nahuas -- Rites and ceremonies
Nahua cosmology
Indians of Mexico -- Religion
Pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Mexico -- Huasteca Region
Veracruz (Veracruz-Llave, Mexico) -- Religious life and customs


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