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Myth : a biography of belief

Author: David Adams Leeming; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work explores classic works such as the "Song of Songs", the "Tao Te Ching", and the "Rg Veda" to reveal the cultural energies that ancient "mythmakers" sought to corral in their creations.  Read more...

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Adams Leeming; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 0195142888 9780195142884
OCLC Number: 57502288
Notes: Title from title screen (viewed 13 January 2005).
Originally published in print: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: David Leeming.

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"David Leeming has provided us in this compact book a compelling account of the powers of myth to inform the human condition and ultimately to provide meaning as myth persists from ancient time to Read more...

 
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