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Mockeries and metamorphoses of an Aztec god: Tezcatlipoca, "lord of the ...

Guilhem Olivier - History - 2003 - 403 pages
This is a masterful study of Tezcatlipoca, one of the greatest but least understood deities in the Mesoamerican pantheon. An enigmatic and melodramatic figure, 'the Lord of the ...
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Quetzalcoatl and the Irony of Empire: Myths and Prophecies in the Aztec ...

David Carrasco - History - 1982 - 233 pages
Davíd Carrasco draws from the perspectives of the history of religions, anthropology, and urban ecology to explore the nature of the complex symbolic form of Quetzalcoatl in ...
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The Imagination of Matter: Religion and Ecology in Mesoamerican Traditions

Davíd Carrasco - History - 1989 - 224 pages
Eleven papers on the formation and character of the Mesoamerican cosmovision exploring the interaction between religious imagination, the movements of stars, the contours of ...
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The Myths of the Norsemen

H. A. Guerber - Fiction - 2010
H. A. Geuerber's The Myths of the Norsemen is a classic collection of stories retold from Norse mythology. Beginning with the Norse myth of creation and following through the ...
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The Myths of the North American Indians

Lewis Spence - History - 1914 - 392 pages
An anthology of the legends and myths of the Algonquins, Iroquois, Pawnees, and Sioux includes such stories as "Hiawatha," "The Sacred Bear-Spear," and "The Legend of Cold ...
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