Primal Myths: Creation Myths Around the World

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Harper Collins, Dec 12, 1979 - Religion - 384 pages
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A comprehensive collection of creation stories ranging across widely varying times and cultures, including Ancient Egyptian, African, and Native American.
 

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I really enjoyed reading some of these creation stories. I had to use this book for a project and i found it very helpful, it gave me exactly what i needed! I love how to separated itself into sections, this made it easier to take notes with. I found it very interesting too!

Contents

ONE AFRICAN MYTHS
31
TWO NEAR EASTERN MYTHS
77
THREE EUROPEAN MYTHS
156
Northern European Myths
172
FOUR MYTHS OF INDIA
179
A Buddhist Myth
194
SIX SIBERIAN AND ESKIMO MYTHS
217
SEVEN NORTH AMERICAN MYTHS
232
EIGHT CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICAN MYTHS
287
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
369
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Barbara Sproul is Director of the Program in Religion at Hunter College of the City University of New York.

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