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New world mythology : myths and legends of Oceania and the Americas

Author: Alice Mills
Publisher: Lane Cove, N.S.W. : Global Book Publishing, [2009]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Takes the reader on a journey into the past, bringing to life the enthralling events and characters found in the myths of the Australian Aborigines, Maori, Native Americans, May, Incas, and other peoples of Oceania and the Americas. There are common themes in these myths - creation, animals, love, death - but there are also many distinct stories that reflect the unique beliefs, history and location of this diverse  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Mills
ISBN: 9781740480222 1740480228
OCLC Number: 469281221
Notes: Originally published: 2003.
Description: 159 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: Oceanic mythology --
Australian aboriginal mythology --
Maori mythology --
North American mythology --
Mesoamerican mythology --
South American mythology.
Responsibility: chief consultant Dr. Alice Mills.

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Takes the reader on a journey into the past, bringing to life the enthralling events and characters found in the myths of the Australian Aborigines, Maori, Native Americans, May, Incas, and other peoples of Oceania and the Americas. There are common themes in these myths - creation, animals, love, death - but there are also many distinct stories that reflect the unique beliefs, history and location of this diverse range of cultures.

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