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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The creator god is also credited with shaping the universe from pre - existing material . Mawu - Liza used his son , the smith god GU , as the divine tool ...
The demonic opponent of the creator god KANE , he is an evil - smelling god of darkness . Sometimes he is represented as a ruler of the land of the dead ...
Kukumatz In the mythology of the Mohave Indians of North America , a creator deity and the twin brother of Tochipa . The offspring of earth and sky ...
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This gorgeously illustrated book is divided into three sections: essays on the role of myth in major civilizations, including non-European ones; an encyclopedia of gods and goddesses; and a micropedia ... Read full review