World Myth - Powell, Barry B., Paperback
9780205730520 | 978-0-205-73052-0
0205730523 | 0-205-73052-3
Powell, Barry B.
Worldly and scholarly, this well-designed text presents myths from around the world in a lively and easy-to-read manner. The material has been arranged by geographic and chronologic origin. It features fresh translations, numerous illustrations, maps, and commentary that emphasizes the anthropological, historical, religious, sociological, and economic contexts in which the myths were told.