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2012 Genesis - A New Beginning for Humanity by Kelaiah
Price: Free! Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Mark Kalita. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The date of 12-21-2012 in the Mayan Long Count Calendar is only the end of an epoch. There have been many epochs ending, and in each instance, another starts. The impending doom many fear is not found in any of the classic Maya accounts, and misrepresents Maya history, and culture. The reality is that in the future, goodness, lovingkindness, and harmony will reign, verified by many traditions.
Trinidadian Folklore: A Journey Into The Night by Nadia Persad
Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Nadia Persad. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
The Caribbean is known for its beaches, its people, and its food. The southernmost island of Trinidad is no different, but there is another side that most don't see. It's a side that only comes out in the dead of night. Join me as I describe some of the colorful folklore characters from my home land. Turn off the lights and visit with lost souls, and ruthless shape-shifters.
An Alphabet of Characters from Mythology by Jane Palmer
Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: British English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Dodo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend(3.00 from 1 review)
26 iconic deities from around the world, many still revered today, depicted in detailed, line artwork.
Œdipe mimétique by Mark Anspach
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: French. Published: October 25, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
J’ai tout de suite été séduit par les pénétrantes analyses de Mark Anspach. L’Œdipe qu’il nous livre ici n’est pas celui du fameux complexe mais celui que le complexe dissimule. C’est un Œdipe pour notre temps, un Œdipe pris comme nous dans les symétries aveuglantes du désir mimétique.
Bigfoot Observer's Field Manual by Robert W. Morgan
Price: $12.80 USD. Words: 24,410. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010 by Pine Winds Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Yah-ta-hey. Welcome! May I assume that you are interested in Forest Giants and wish to arrange your very own peaceful encounter? I won’t tell you that it is easy. Nevertheless, it is possible and even probable — but only if you follow to the letter the systematic sugges tions contained within this manual. Take care, my friend.
Ghost Hunting from A to Z by Lowell Lindeman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,310. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
A complete guide to paranormal research from a scientific prospective. The Authors have spent the last four years creating a methodology with the intention of uniting the paranormal community while attempting to standardize on research methods. This book is packed with valuable information that will benefit you no matter what your experience level may be.
The Uncommon Sense of the Immortal Mullah Nasruddin: Stories, jests, and donkey tales of the beloved Persian folk hero by Ron J. Suresha
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 79,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by Lethe Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This entertaining and insightful retelling of more than 350 Mullah stories brings the famed Persian legend into the 21st Century. Storytellers, folklorists, Sufis, comedians, wisdom seekers, and everyone who loves to laugh will be enriched and enlightened by the timeless wit, inscrutable wisdom, and uncommon sense of humor of Mullah Nasruddin.
Kukačka, pták kouzelný by Petr Vyhlídka
Series: Bohové, bubáci a monstra. Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: Czech. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
O funkci kukačky ve starých českých pověstech a pověrách, s přihlédnutím k okolním i vzdálenějším národům
Crab Boy's Ghost, Gullah Folktales from Murrells Inlet's Brookgreen Gardens in the South Carolina Lowcountry by Lynn Michelsohn
Series: Tales from Brookgreen. Price: Free! Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Beware the Shrieking Droll!--a young boy, lost forever to a fierce sea creature, whose ghost now haunts the maze of Brookgreen marshes. Then enjoy the antics of friendlier animal residents from nearby Waccamaw swamp: Brother Frog, Rabbit, and Gator, each trying to outwit the other. Four charming Gullah folktales (5,000 words, 5 images) from the longer collection, "Tales from Brookgreen."
The Dragon Within Your Heart by Meg Llewellyn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Anamchara Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
None of us has ever seen a dragon in the external world—and yet all of us would recognize one if we did. This book of dragon folklore, quotes and stories reminds us that dragons don't exist "out there." Instead, they live within us, within our hearts as much as our imaginations. Dragons tell us something about our own natures. Sometimes, they even call to us with God's voice.
Tales from Brookgreen: Gardens, Folklore, Ghost Stories, and Gullah Folktales in the South Carolina Lowcountry by Lynn Michelsohn
Series: Tales from Brookgreen. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend(4.17 from 6 reviews)
History, Mystery, and Romance in the South Carolina Lowcountry! A haunted necklace . . . A trickster rabbit . . . An ingenious slave . . . A shrieking droll . . . A fiancé returned from the dead . . . all come to life in this charming collection of ghost stories and folklore from Brookgreen Gardens, four former rice plantations where a rich Gullah culture once flourished.
Kenehi by James Te Hira Taiti Hansard
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: British English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology(4.00 from 1 review)
Based on Māori mythology. Kenehi tells the story of the separation of Ranginui and Papatūānuku by the gods and the violent conflict that ensues. Original text by James Hansard. Translation by Joy Ngaropo-Hau.
Scotland: Stunning, Strange, and Secret: A Guide to Hidden Scotland by Christy Nicholas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Do you find yourself drawn to the magic of Scotland? Would you like to see places beyond the typical tourist traps? Come, join me on a journey through the mists of legend, into the hidden places of mystery. Immerse yourself in the legends and myths, the history that has made this island precious in the hearts and minds of millions.
Cherokee Clans: An Informal History by Donald Panther-Yates
Series: Cherokee Chapbooks, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by Panther's Lodge. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The seven Cherokee clans are replicated in no other American Indian tribe. They are Wolf, Bird, Deer, Twister, Wild Potato, Panther and Paint. Find out about this ancient kinship system.
The Wicked Lady by John Barber
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The Wicked Lady is a 350 year old legend of a lady highwayman. Her name was Katherine Ferrers who lived at Markyate Cell, Hertfordshire. One night she was shot and mortally wounded, rode back to Markyate where she died and was buried in Ware, Herts. Her ghost is said to haunt the area still. The legend is retold along with the life of the Katherine Ferrers and the truth revealed.
Лепый Ива: Опыт синтеза и реконструкции ряда тем индоевропейского мифа в контексте славянского Ярилина цикла by Stanislaw Sielicki
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: Russian. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Предложен синтез и реконструкция ряда устойчивых тем индоевропейских мифов в контексте славянского Ярильного цикла в современном фэнтезийном стиле.
Myths and Maxims by Josanne Leid
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Myths and Maxims documents some of the beliefs and lore of Trinidad and Tobago and by extension the rest of the Caribbean. It is packed with elders' advice on how to survive in today’s world and the phrases that reflect these teachings.
A Child's Eye View of Vampires by Alan Leddon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,060. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013 by Spero Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Alan Leddon delights readers with this collection of exhaustively researched vampires and vampire like creatures from around the world. Explore the enormous variety of mythological and real world creatures that have been feared for centuries.
Goddess in the Grass: Serpentine Mythology and the Great Goddess by Linda Foubister
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The serpent – is it a symbol of evil or a form of the life-renewing Great Goddess? This fascinating investigation unlocks the archetype of the Serpent Goddess that lies hidden in the world's myths, fairy tales, and images. This updated edition includes additions to the dictionary of over 125 forms of the Serpent Goddess.
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts by David Petersen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
A unique, meticulously researched introduction to the exotic pageantry of kagura (Shinto theater), a performance style with roots predating even noh drama. This concise ebook version covers everything from the history of the kagura to choreography, masks, costumes, and even selected plays. If you think that Japanese theater ends with noh and kabuki...think again!