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- Hay House 2014; US$ 26.95
Life was falling apart. Within the space of three years, New York Times best-selling author and six-sensory spiritual teacher Sonia Choquette had suffered the unexpected death of two close family members, seen her marriage implode, and been let down by trusted colleagues. And sympathy was not forthcoming. "Youre a world-renowned intuitive... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95
Amazons?fierce warrior women dwelling on the fringes of the known world?were the mythic archenemies of the ancient Greeks. Heracles and Achilles displayed their valor in duels with Amazon queens, and the Athenians reveled in their victory over a powerful Amazon army. In historical times, Cyrus of Persia, Alexander the Great, and the Roman general... more...
- Pushkin Press 2014; Not Available
Follow Hermes on 100 unforgettable journeys across the fascinating, colourful world of Greek mythology. The young god is determined to have adventures from the very moment of his unusual birth, stealing sacred cows, discovering fire and inventing the lyre and flute. With his tumbling brown curls and cheerful fearlessness, he charms his fellow... more...
- Traugott Bautz 2005; US$ 8.51
Der iranische Indologe und Philosoph Daryush Shayegan, geboren 1935 in Teheran/Iran, setzt nach dem Besuch der französischen Saint-Louis-Schule in Teheran seine Gymnasialzeit im Badingham College in England fort. Anschließend studiert er in Genf Politikwissenschaften und Philosophie. Er entdeckt dabei bald sein Interesse für indische Religionen und... more...
- Michael O' Mara Books 2010; US$ 9.99
We regularly employ classically-derived expressions in our everyday language, yet many of us have little understanding of the origin of these common phrases. This title offers a look at the stories behind the expressions. It provides an introduction to classical mythology, and also offers insights into our language. more...
- WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 67.35
Sextus Propertius (ca. 48 v. Chr.?15 v. Chr.) gehört zu den großen Liebesdichtern der augusteischen Zeit. Für die zweisprachige Ausgabe seiner vier erhaltenen Elegienbücher hat Dieter Flach die Lesarten der einschlägigen Handschriften durchgängig miteinander verglichen und auf dieser Grundlage einen neuen, von den gängigen Textausgaben erheblich abweichenden... more...
- Red Wheel Weiser 1996; US$ 9.95
Ojise: Messenger of the Yoruba Tradition is a journal of the day-to-day activities and rituals that Karade encountered in his quest for priesthood in the Yoruba religion. Embedded in this journal are the very emotions, ideas and changes in his psyche-and the healing of soul - that occured on this journey. Karade explains the significance of the... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 41.95
This is the first major synthesis of Greek religion to appear for a generation. A clearly structured and readable survey for classical scholars and students, it will also be generally welcomed as the best modern account of any polytheistic religious system. The text builds up an impressive and coherent picture of the current state of knowledge about... more...