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Answered Prayers: Miracles and Milagros Along the Border

Eileen Oktavec
Format
Book
Published
Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c1995.
Language
English
Series
Southwest Center Series
ISBN
0816515573 (acid-free paper), 0816515816 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Contents
  • Introduction: milagros and the cult of St. Francis - Offerings and answered prayers
  • Offering sites throughout the Sonoran region
  • Buying a milagro
  • Stamping, engraving, and casting milagros
  • From heads to handcuffs: many kinds of milagros
  • What becomes of milagros
  • The new milagro art
  • The future of milagros.
Description
xxvi, 239 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-225) and index.
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