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 unworthiness of a ruler was civilization in the world . Although the Shang
kings founded thought to be reflected in natural phenomena , when " rivers the
first state in northern China around 1650 BC , more than a dried up " and " the
One day a Chinese ruler entered the land , found it without a king , and decided
to claim it for himself . The Vietnamese cried out for the return of Lac Long Quan ,
so he responded , as he had promised , came back from the sea , and . captured
Often associated with surya , ruler of the sky during the day , Varuna was at one
time the upholder of heaven and earth , the supreme deity to whom especial
honour was due . Vahagn was the most durable of the ancient Armenian gods .
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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