Parallel Myths

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Ballantine Books, 1994 - Fiction - 353 pages
Examines parallel themes in the creation, flood, hero, and morality myths of Greek, Roman, Indian, Norse, Native American, Chinese, and Oceanic cultures while exploring modern questions of faith and the validity of the supernatural

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User Review  - ddailey - LibraryThing

Side by side excerpts of parallel myths from across the globe organized by topic. Good for an introduction / survey. Interpretive text is a bit dry. Read full review

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About the author (1994)

Bierlein-Adjunct professor in the Washington Semester Program at American University

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