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    • The World of Myth

    • An Anthology
    • By: David Adams Leeming
    • Narrated by: Jeremy Arthur
    • Length: 13 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Hercules, Zeus, Thor, Gilgamesh - these are the figures that leap to mind when we think of myth. But to David Leeming, myths are more than stories of deities and fantastic beings from non-Christian cultures. Myth is at once the most particular and the most universal feature of civilization, representing common concerns that each society voices in its own idiom.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellently Written

    • By Wormwood on 05-21-16

    Regular price: $24.95