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Primal Myths: Creation Myths Around the World

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Publisher Comments:

This book presents a collection of creation myths which constitute the foundation, the mythological DNA, of every culture. For in their answers to how the world came to be, how human beings were created, how the basic patterns of a culture/society got started, they have all subsequent elaborations of a culture and society's meanings and values.

Synopsis:

A comprehensive collection of creation stories ranging across widely varying times and cultures, including Ancient Egyptian, African, and Native American.

About the Author

Barbara Sproul is Director of the Program in Religion at Hunter College of the City University of New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060675011
Author:
Sproul, Barbara C.
Publisher:
HarperOne
Author:
Sproul, Barbara C.
Author:
by Barbara C. Sproul
Location:
New York
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Comparative Religion
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Creation
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology - Mythology
Subject:
Mythology and folklore
Subject:
Comparative studies
Subject:
Creation -- Comparative studies.
Subject:
Religion Comparative-General
Subject:
Mythology-Folklore and Storytelling
Copyright:
Edition Number:
60
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series Volume:
101-902
Publication Date:
December 1979
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9.21x6.10x.99 in. .94 lbs.

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