LAROUSSE world mythology

Front Cover
Gallery Books, Aug 1, 1989 - Social Science - 560 pages
0 Reviews
An examination of the traditional stories from the world's important mythologies. The book analyzes the expression of such serious concerns as the creation of the universe and of human life, the evolution of society, and agricultural fertility cycles.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

MAN AND MYTH
9
THE PROBLEM
17
SYNCRETlSM
25
Copyright

25 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1989)

Pierre Grimal, born in Paris in 1912, was Professor at the Faculté des Lettres at the Sorbonne until 1982 and is the author of many works of classical scholarship.

Bibliographic information