The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Mythology: An A - Z Guide to the Myths and Legends of the Ancient World
The myths and legends of the ancient worlds, from Greece, Rome and Egypt to the Norse and Celtic lands, through Persia and India to China and the Far East. A comprehensive A to Z of the classic stories of gods and goddesses, heroes and mythical beasts, wizards and warriors.
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lWoormocK print ry Taiso y.osmtosm, 1882 ) finished his rampage by skinning a
young pony and hurling it through the roof of the sacred weaving hall, where
Amaterasu and her attendants sat weaving. One of the maidens died of fright,
He finished his riotous activities by throwing a flayed pony through the roof of the
sacred weaving hall where Amaterasu sat with her attendants. Amaterasu was so
angry that she hid in a cave, thereby bringing darkness to the world. Although ...
WAKAHIRU-ME, according to Japanese Shinto belief, is the younger sister of the
sun goddess AMATERASU. She is said to have been sitting with Amaterasu in
the divine weaving hall when the storm god SUSANO-WO threw a flayed horse ...
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Comprehensive reference guide to world mythology with sections on classical world, norse lands, south and central asia, egypt and west asia, celtic world, east asia. Entries are made in A-Z format within each main section with lots of full colour illustrations and photos. Read full review