Mi'kmaq Hieroglyphic Prayers

May 24, 2006|
Mi'kmaq Hieroglyphic Prayers by David Schmidt
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Mi’kmaq Hieroglyphic Prayers is a collection of sacred readings (prayers, narratives, and liturgies) represented by hieroglyphs developed from pictographic symbols used by the Mi’kmaq Indians of Atlantic Canada before European contact, and later expanded by French missionaries. This volume contains some of the most important texts in native religious life, such as “The Passion of our Lord” and “The Sacraments,” as well as common prayers for everyday recitation. Transliterations in Mi’kmaq and translations in English accompany the hieroglyphic text.

David L. Schmidt is a linguistic anthropologist specializing in the study of Native American languages and cultures. Murdena Marshall is an associate professor of Mi'kmaq Studies at Cape Breton University.
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Title:Mi'kmaq Hieroglyphic Prayers
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:182 pages, 8.5 X 5.75 X 0.5 in
Shipping dimensions:182 pages, 8.5 X 5.75 X 0.5 in
Published:May 24, 2006
Publisher:Nimbus Publishing
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781551095806

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