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Handbook of Japanese mythology

Author: Michael Ashkenazi
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2003
Series: Handbooks of world mythology.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introductory guide to the mythology of Japan - one of the most pervasive yet least understood facets of Japanese culture.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
xvii, 375 p. : ill
(DLC) 2003008649
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Ashkenazi
ISBN: 9781849728560 1849728569 1576074684 9781576074688 0585477515 9780585477510
OCLC Number: 755870995
Description: 1 online resource (257 entries) : 37 images, digital files.
Contents: Mythic time and space --
Deities, themes, and concepts --
Annotated print and nonprint resources --
Glossary --
Appendix: Primary Sources.
Series Title: Handbooks of world mythology.
Responsibility: Michael Ashkenazi.

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