Everything Mythology

Author: B. A. Hoena
Publisher: National Geographic Soc Childrens books
ISBN: 9781426314988
Size: 30.40 MB
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Introduces young readers to gods of ancient worlds, including Greek, Norse, Chinese, America Indian, and African cultures.

The Everything Classical Mythology Book

Author: Lesley Bolton
Publisher: Everything Books
ISBN: 9781580626538
Size: 71.92 MB
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The book tells the fascinating stories of the gods' rise to power on Mount Olympus and of their frequent clashes with larger-than-life heroes.

Mythology 101

Author: Kathleen Sears
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1440573336
Size: 17.91 MB
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From the heights of Mt. Olympus to the depths of the Underworld, this book takes you on an unforgettable journey through all the major myths born in ancient Greece and Rome, such as Achilles's involvement in the Trojan War; Pluto's ...

Don T Know Much About Mythology

Author: Kenneth C. Davis
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061925757
Size: 42.42 MB
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In his irreverent and popular question-and-answer style, Davis introduces and explains the great myths of the world, as well as the works of literature that have made them famous.

The Mythology Bible

Author: Sarah Bartlett
Publisher: Godsfield Press
ISBN: 9781841813462
Size: 55.66 MB
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A complete guide to the key myths and most important gods and goddesses from around the world.

Modern Mythology

Author: Andrew Lang
Publisher: London : Longmans, Green
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Possibly ' philology' is here a slip of the pen, and ' mythology ' may be meant.
Mannhardt says to Miillenhoff (May 2, 1876) that he has been uneasy ' at the
extent which sun myths threaten to assume in my comparisons.' He is opening ' a
new point of view ; ' materials rush in, ' so that the sad danger seemed inevitable
of everything becoming everything.' In Mr. Max Muller's own words, written long
ago, he expressed his dread, not of ' everything becoming everything ' (a truly ...

Sketch Of The Mythology Of The North American Indians

Author: John Wesley Powell
Publisher: Wildside Press LLC
ISBN: 1434400700
Size: 39.26 MB
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The persons who do the things which we observe in the phenomena of the
universe are the gods of mythology — the cosmos is a pantheon. Under this
system, whatever may be the phenomenon observed, the philosopher asks, "
Who does it? ... philosophy are gods. In the character of these gods four stages of
philosophy may be discovered. In the lowest and earliest stage everything has
life; everything is endowed with personality, will, and design; animals are
endowed with all the ...

Indian Mythology

Author: Devdutt Pattanaik
Publisher: Inner Traditions / Bear & Co
ISBN: 9780892818709
Size: 39.74 MB
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There is no ultimate truth; everything is provisional. There is no perfect society;
everything is relative, depending on one's perspective and the standards one
chooses. There is no sin, no afterlife, no rebirth, no redemption, no release. There
is no motivation to do the right thing— no heaven to attain. There is no doctrine to
cling to in moments of crisis, no angel to thank in moments of joy. Without myth,
there are no rites of passage, no milestones to mark moments in life, 62
Mythology: ...

Popular Tales From Norse Mythology

Author: George Webbe Dasent
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486119742
Size: 40.99 MB
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So, when everything was ready, down came the Trolls. Some were great, and
some were small; some had long tails, and some had no tails at all; some, too,
had long, long noses; and they ate and drank, and tasted everything. Just, then,
one of the little Trolls caught sight of the white bear, who lay under the stove; so
he took a piece of sausage and stuck it on a fork, and went and poked it up
against the bear's nose, screaming out— “Pussy, will you have some sausage?”
Then the ...