World of Myths and Mythology: A Source Book

World of Myths and Mythology: A Source Book

by Sarah Bartlett
     
 
Enjoy a colorful diversity of myths about creation, the heavens, earth, death, heroes, tricksters, legendary lovers, and monsters—all drawn from civilizations around the world and throughout history. Here are legends from Greece, Egypt, India, Africa, Scandinavia, South America, China, Japan, and from Native American culture. Because they dramatize universal

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Enjoy a colorful diversity of myths about creation, the heavens, earth, death, heroes, tricksters, legendary lovers, and monsters—all drawn from civilizations around the world and throughout history. Here are legends from Greece, Egypt, India, Africa, Scandinavia, South America, China, Japan, and from Native American culture. Because they dramatize universal concerns, you will feel a connection with the ancient people who related them—for all of us care about where we came from and who we are. 320 pages, 6 X 9 1/4.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780713726732
Publisher:
Blandford Press
Publication date:
09/28/1998
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.41(w) x 9.54(h) x 1.21(d)

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