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The Animalizing Imagination: Totemism, Textuality and Ecocriticism

The Animalizing Imagination

Totemism, Textuality and Ecocriticism

Palgrave Macmillan (1999)
US$120.00

Animals appear not just as biological creatures, but as vehicles of meaning for human imagination,...

Folktales of Egypt
University of Chicago Press (2010)
US$30.00

In this book Hasan M. El-Shamy has gathered the first authentic new collection of modern Egyptian...

Popular Stories of Ancient Egypt
ABC-CLIO (2003)
US$45.00

This anthology of ancient Egyptian tales, features stories which are considered to be the oldest in...

Beauties and Beasts
ABC-CLIO (1993)
US$44.00

This volume offers 28 versions of the fable of "Beauty and the Beast", with minimal...

Scary Readers Theatre
ABC-CLIO (1994)
US$28.00

Deliciously ghostly, startling, and downright scary scripts will make you and your students listen,...

Talking Drums: Reading and Writing with African American Stories, Spirituals, and Multimedia Resources: Reading and Writing with African American Stories, Spirituals, and Multimedia Resources

Talking Drums: Reading and Writing with African American Stories, Spirituals, and Multimedia Resources

Reading and Writing with African American Stories, Spirituals, and Multimedia Resources

ABC-CLIO (2004)
US$32.00

Through stories, spirituals, and recommended resource books, Finnen exposes students to the rich...

The Beanstalk and Beyond: Developing Critical Thinking Through Fairy Tales: Developing Critical Thinking Through Fairy Tales
ABC-CLIO (1997)
US$27.00

Use popular fairy tales and fairy-tale characters as springboards for learning, and help students...

Wise Women: Folk and Fairy Tales from Around the World: Folk and Fairy Tales from Around the World
ABC-CLIO (1997)
US$30.00

Strong women who prevail and triumph using their intelligence, courage, or resourcefulness are...

Snakes in Myth, Magic, and History: The Story of a Human Obsession: The Story of a Human Obsession
ABC-CLIO (2008)
US$55.00

The snake is one of humankind's most powerful and ambiguous symbols: it has at various times...

Raja Nal and the Goddess: The North Indian Epic Dhola in Performance

Raja Nal and the Goddess

The North Indian Epic Dhola in Performance

Indiana University Press (2004)
US$18.35

"... [T]ells a wonderful story, one much loved in northern India.... fills an...