The Macmillan Illustrated Encyclopedia of Myths & Legends
Macmillan, 1989 - 260 pages
Fully indexed and containing lavish color illustrations and a wealth of line drawings, this is the most up-to-date, beautiful, and graphically useful reference of its kind on the market today.
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Their inhabitants were the Sumerians, a culturally creative people who may have
arrived from the East. The complex religion and mythology of ancient
Mesopotamia was a Sumerian invention. It took root and flourished in the walled
cities that ...
Sri Lankan 175; Sumerian 162; supporters of Ahriman 57; Tibetan Buddhist 120;
Tuamotuan 164 Deng 194 Deucalion 147, 194 Devi 32, 83–4; antecedents 107;
aspects of 78, 83, 84, 120. Aztec equivalent 78, and Brahma 72, and Mahisha 33
Yoruba 142, 154 see also warrior gods Warrau Indians 44 warrior gods: Viking
29; Maori 152 warriors: American Indian 40: Buddha as 30; Celtic 27, Fianna 27;
Hindu 33; Hottentot 98; Irish 79–80; Sumerian 136 Watauineiwa 247 water.
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