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    • When They Severed Earth from Sky

    • How the Human Mind Shapes Myth
    • By: Elizabeth Wayland Barber, Paul T. Barber
    • Narrated by: Beth Richmond
    • Length: 9 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30

    Why were Prometheus and Loki envisioned as chained to rocks? What was the Golden Calf? Why are mirrors believed to carry bad luck? How could anyone think that mortals like Perseus, Beowulf, and St. George actually fought dragons, since dragons don't exist? Strange though they sound, however, these "myths" did not begin as fiction.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting, but the narrator's annoying

    • By Amber on 12-19-10

    Regular price: $25.00