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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Another feature of Papuan belief is the modern cargo cult that first arose in Vailala after the First World War . It consists of ecstatic possession and ...
However , as the cult of Tammuz moved westward to Greece , the title misinterpreted as the god's name . goddess Aphrodite , whom the Romans knew as Venus ...
... 191 Camelot 191 Camilla 191 canals , Sumerian guardian of 86 cannibal spirit , Melanesian 151 Cara 112 Cardea 191 cargo cult 51 Bedivere , Sir 63 bees ...
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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