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Griots at War: Conflict, Conciliation, and Caste in Mande

Griots at War

Conflict, Conciliation, and Caste in Mande

Indiana University Press (2001)
US$31.95

Griots at War Conflict, Conciliation, and Caste in Mande Barbara G. Hoffman An...

The Story Is True: The Art and Meaning of Telling Stories

The Story Is True

The Art and Meaning of Telling Stories

Temple University Press (2009)
US$28.95

Making and experiencing stories, remembering and retelling them is something we all do. We tell...

Zombies Are Us: Essays on the Humanity of the Walking Dead

Zombies Are Us

Essays on the Humanity of the Walking Dead

McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers (2011)
US$45.00

On the surface, the zombie seems the polar opposite of the human--they are the living dead; we, in...

A to Z World Superstitions & Folklore: 175 Countries - Spirit Worship, Curses, Mystical Characters, Folk Tales, Burial and the Dead, Animals, Food, Marriage, Good Luck, and More

A to Z World Superstitions & Folklore

175 Countries - Spirit Worship, Curses, Mystical Characters, Folk Tales, Burial and the Dead, Animals, Food, Marriage, Good Luck, and More

World Trade Press (2008)
US$38.00

A to Z World Superstitions & Folklore is an encyclopedia featuring myths, legends and irrational...

Breaking the Magic Spell: Radical Theories of Folk and Fairy Tales

Breaking the Magic Spell

Radical Theories of Folk and Fairy Tales

The University Press of Kentucky (2002)
US$25.00

This revised, expanded, and updated edition of the 1979 landmark Breaking the Magic Spell examines...

Stories from Ancient Egypt
Oxbow Books (2012)
US$4.95

Some of the most interesting and entertaining myths and legends from Ancient Egypt are given a...

Hyperboreans: Myth and History in Celtic-Hellenic Contacts

Hyperboreans

Myth and History in Celtic-Hellenic Contacts

Taylor and Francis (2004)
US$59.95

In Greek mythology, Hyperboreans were a tribe who lived far to Greece's north. Contained in what has...

Folklore and Folklife in the United Arab Emirates
Taylor and Francis (2013)
US$59.95

A unique description and analysis of the domains and genres of UAE folklore, including folk customs...

The Man Who Was a Woman and Other Queer Tales from Hindu Lore
Taylor and Francis (2014)
US$61.95

A god transforms into a nymph and enchants another god. A king becomes pregnant. A prince...

Conversing with the Planets: How Science and Myth Invented the Cosmos

Conversing with the Planets

How Science and Myth Invented the Cosmos

Crown/Archetype (2012)
US$4.99

An award-winning professor takes readers on a guided tour of the stunning celestial discoveries of...