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Ceremonial time: fifteen thousand years on one square mile

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Houghton Mifflin,
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"Ceremonial time" occurs when past, present, and future can be perceived simultaneously. Experienced only rarely, usually during ritual dance, this escape from linear time is the vehicle for John Mitchell's extraordinary writing. In this, his most magical book, he traces the life of a single square mile in New England, from the last ice age through years of human history, including bear shamans, colonists, witches, local farmers, and encroaching industrial "parks."
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Grouping Title ceremonial time fifteen thousand years on one square mile
Grouping Author mitchell john hanson
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subject_facet Indians of North America -- Massachusetts -- Littleton (Town) -- History, Indians of North America -- Massachusetts -- Littleton -- History, Littleton (Mass. : Town) -- History, Littleton (Mass.) -- History, Wamesit Indians -- History
title_display Ceremonial time : fifteen thousand years on one square mile
title_full Ceremonial time : fifteen thousand years on one square mile / John Hanson Mitchell ; drawings by Gordon Morrison
title_short Ceremonial time :
title_sub fifteen thousand years on one square mile
topic_facet History, Indians of North America, Littleton, Wamesit Indians