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 Hebrews revered her as the of heaven and the divine consort of Yahweh ,
much to the fury of the prophet Jeremiah who was opposed to the influence of
West Asian myth . Astarte is the counterpart of INANNA , in Sumerian mythology ...
He was the cleverest of the assembly of gods , and his trickery throughout
Mesopotamian myth . on recurs he made preparations for war . The decisive
encounter took place in the Negeb desert , the wilderness to the south of
Squire , C. Celtic Myths and Legends , London , 1901 . NORTHERN EUROPE
Breasted , J. H. The Dawn of Conscience , London , 1933 . Campbell , J. The
Hero with a Thousand Faces , New York , 1949 . Day , M. S. The Many Meanings
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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