Secrets of Success: Key Insights for Life's Journey from the Great Western Myths

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Oaklea Press, 2004 - History - 127 pages
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Not only will you learn about some of the great myths of western mythology, his book will help spur on your own personal life quest. Gerald Morton, a professor at Auburn University, has studied the western myths and taught them for years. He has gleaned from them the essentials of what we need to know to successfully navigate life's journey. Drawing on some of the most popular, including The Odyssey, The Aeneid, Oedipus, The Book of Job, Beowulf, The Quest of the Holy Grail, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Cu Chulaind, and Star Trek: First Contact, he explains how to apply the lessons of old in the lives we lead today--in the complex world of the twenty-first century.

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Gerald W. Morton holds the title Distinguished Research Professor at Auburn University Montgomery in Alabama. He is the author of several academic books as well as fiction and young readers' books. He has also penned a novel based on his family heritage, Moonshine and Madness: An Appalachian Rhapsody.

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