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In Black Elk Speaks and When the Tree Flowered, John C. Neihardt recorded the lessons of the Oglala holy guy Black Elk, who had, in a imaginative and prescient, obvious himself because the "sixth grandfather," the religious consultant of the earth and of mankind. Raymond J. DeMallie makes on hand for the 1st time the transcripts from Neihardt's interviews with Black Elk in 1931 and 1944, which shaped the root for the 2 books. His creation deals new insights into the lifetime of Black Elk.

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