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Gods and men : myths and legends from the world's religions

Author: John Bailey; Kenneth McLeish; David Spearman
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1981.
Series: Oxford myths and legends.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The collection centers on creation myths, the conflict between good and evil, and on legends of heroes, prophets, and holy men. The thirty stories are taken from Greek, Norse, African, Sumerian, Polynesian, Hebrew, Persian, Indian, Chinese and American Indian sources.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bailey, John, 1940-
Gods and men.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1981
(OCoLC)562216944
Online version:
Bailey, John, 1940-
Gods and men.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1981
(OCoLC)608385642
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Bailey; Kenneth McLeish; David Spearman
ISBN: 0192780204 9780192780201 0192741454 9780192741455
OCLC Number: 7953387
Description: 143 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Oxford myths and legends.
Responsibility: retold by John Bailey, Kenneth McLeish, David Spearman ; illustrated by Derek Collard, Charles Keeping, Jeroo Roy.

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The collection centers on creation myths, the conflict between good and evil, and on legends of heroes, prophets, and holy men. The thirty stories are taken from Greek, Norse, African, Sumerian, Polynesian, Hebrew, Persian, Indian, Chinese and American Indian sources.

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