David F. Aberle, The Peyote Religion among the Navaho, 2nd ed. (University of Oklahoma Press, 1991 [1982, 1966]).

Edward F. Anderson, Peyote, the Divine Cactus, 2nd ed. (University of Arizona Press, 1996 [1980]).

Joseph D. Calabrese, A Different Medicine: Postcolonial Healing in the Native American Church (Oxford University Press, 2013).

Warren L. d’Azevedo, Straight with the Medicine: Narratives of Washoe Followers of the Tipi Way, 2nd ed. (Heyday Books, 2006 [1978]).

Garrett Epps, Peyote vs. the State: Religious Freedom on Trial (University of Oklahoma Press, 2009).

Weston La Barre, The Peyote Cult, 5th ed., enlarged (University of Oklahoma Press, 1989 [1938]).

Carolyn N. Long, Religious Freedom and Indian Rights: The Case of Oregon vs. Smith (University Press of Kansas, 2000).

Thomas C. Maroukis, The Peyote Road: Religious Freedom and the Native American Church (University of Oklahoma Press, 2010).

Alice Marriott and Carol K. Rachlin, Peyote: An Account of the Origins and Growth of the Peyote Religion (Thomas Y. Crowell, 1971).

Vincenzo Petrullo, The Diabolic Root: A Study of Peyotism, the New Indian Religion, among the Delawares (University of Pennsylvania Press, 1934).

The Peyote Road: Ancient Religion in Contemporary Crisis (Kifaru Productions, 1993).

Edgar E. Siskin, Washo Shamans and Peyotists: Religious Conflict in an American Indian Tribe (University of Utah Press, 1983).

J. S. Slotkin, The Peyote Religion: A Study in Indian-White Relations (Free Press, 1956).

Huston Smith and Reuben Snake (eds.), One Nation Under God: The Triumph of the Native American Church (Clear Light Publishers, 1996).

Omer C. Stewart, Peyote Religion: A History (University of Oklahoma Press, 1987).

Omer C. Stewart and David F. Aberle, Peyotism in the West, University of Utah Anthropological Papers 108 (University of Utah Press, 1984).

Daniel C. Swan, Peyote Religious Art: Symbols of Faith and Belief (University Press of Mississippi, 1999).

Phillip M. White, Peyotism and the Native American Church: An Annotated Bibliography (Greenwood Press, 2000).


Peggy V. Beck, Anna Lee Walters, and Nia Francisco, The Sacred: Ways of Knowledge, Sources of Life (Navajo Community College Press, 1992).

Phil Cousineau (ed.), A Seat at the Table: Huston Smith in Conversation with Native Americans on Religious Freedom (University of California Press, 2006).

Raymond J. DeMallie and Douglas R. Parks (eds.), Sioux Indian Religion: Tradition and Innovation (University of Oklahoma Press, 1987).

Carl A. Hammerschlag, The Dancing Healers: A Doctor’s Journey of Healing with Native Americans (HarperOne, 1989).

Hazel W. Hertzberg, The Search for an American Indian Identity: Modern Pan-Indian Movements (Syracuse University Press, 1971).

Thomas W. Hill, Native American Drinking: Life Styles, Alcohol Use, Drunken Comportment, and the Peyote Religion (New University Press, 2013).

Carol L. Howell (ed.), Cannibalism Is an Acquired Taste, and Other Notes from Conversations with Anthropologist Omer C. Stewart (University Press of Colorado, 1998).

John Major Hurdy, American Indian Religions (Sherbourne Press, 1970).

Vittorio Lanternari, The Religions of the Oppressed: A Study of Modern Messianic Cults, translated by Lisa Sergio (Alfred A. Knopf, 1963 [1960]).

A Seat at the Table: Struggling for American Indian Religious Freedom (Kifaru Productions, 2005).

Paul B. Steinmetz, Pipe, Bible, and Peyote Among the Oglala Lakota: A Study in Religious Identity (University of Tennessee Press, 1990).

Harold W. Turner (ed.), Bibliography of New Religious Movements in Primal Societies, Volume II, North America (G. K. Hall and Co., 1978).

Christopher Vecsey (ed.), Handbook of American Indian Religious Freedom (Crossroad, 1991).

Virgil J. Vogel, American Indian Medicine (University of Oklahoma Press, 1970).


Charles S. Brant (ed.), Jim Whitewolf: The Life of a Kiowa Apache Indian (Dover Publications, 1969).

Silvester J. Brito, The Way of a Peyote Roadman (Peter Lang Publishing, 1989).

Leonard Crow Dog and Richard Erdoes, Crow Dog: Four Generations of Sioux Medicine Men (HarperCollins Publishers, 1995).

Leslie Van Ness Denman (ed.), The Peyote Ritual: Visions and Descriptions of Monroe Tsa Toke (Grabhorn Press, 1957).

Jay C. Fikes, Reuben Snake, Your Humble Serpent: Indian Visionary and Activist (Clear Light Publishers, 1996).

Candace S. Greene, Silver Horn: Master Illustrator of the Kiowas (University of Oklahoma Press, 2002).

Robert Hayward, The Thirteenth Step: One Man’s Odyssey of Recovery (Native Son Publishers, 2011).

David E. Jones, Sanapia: Comanche Medicine Woman (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1972).

Bradford Keeney (ed.), Walking Thunder: Diné Medicine Woman (Ringing Rocks Press, 2001).

Nancy Oestreich Lurie (ed.), Mountain Wolf Woman, Sister of Crashing Thunder: The Autobiography of a Winnebago Indian (University of Michigan Press, 1961).

Thomas C. Maroukis, Peyote and the Yankton Sioux: The Life and Times of Sam Necklace (University of Oklahoma Press, 2004).

Mary [Ellen Moore-Richard] Crow Dog and Richard Erdoes, Lakota Woman (Grove Weidenfeld, 1990).

Mary [Ellen Moore-Richard] Brave Bird and Richard Erdoes, Ohitika Woman (Grove Press, 1993).

Bill Neeley, The Last Comanche Chief: The Life and Times of Quanah Parker (John Wiley & Sons, 1995).

Paul Radin (ed.), Crashing Thunder: The Autobiography of an American Indian (D. Appleton and Co., 1926).

Delphine Red Shirt, Turtle Lung Woman’s Granddaughter (University of Nebraska Press, 2002).

Your Humble Serpent: The Wisdom of Reuben Snake (Kifaru Productions, 1996).


Jay Courtney Fikes, Unknown Huichol: Shamans and Immortals, Allies Against Chaos (Altamira, 2010).

Peter T. Furst (ed.), Flesh of the Gods: The Ritual Use of Hallucinogens, 2nd ed. (Waveland, 1990 [1972]).

Peter T. Furst, Visions of a Huichol Shaman (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, 2003).

Peter T. Furst, Rock Crystals and Peyote Dreams: Explorations in the Huichol Universe (University of Utah Press, 2006).

Huicholes: The Last Peyote Guardians (Kabopro Films, forthcoming).

Hope MacLean, The Shaman’s Mirror: Visionary Art of the Huichol (University of Texas Press, 2012).

Barbara G. Myerhoff, Peyote Hunt: The Sacred Journey of the Huichol Indians (Cornell University Press, 1974).

Stacy B. Schaefer and Peter T. Furst (eds.), People of the Peyote: Huichol Indian History, Religion, and Survival (University of New Mexico Press, 1996).