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True Hauntings: Stories of Entire Towns, Ships & Planes That Are Cursed to the Core
Price: Free! Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
You can try to set aside your fears as much as you want. You can try to tell yourself that these are just stories, and you can try to tell yourself that you are safe from encountering any of these spirits for yourself…
Haunted Asylums: Chilling Cases Of Deserted Psych Wards, Haunted Asylums, Spooky Graveyards And True Ghost Stories
Price: Free! Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Even on the best of days, most of us would hardly like to enter asylums where, for lack of a better word, ‘crazy’ people are housed. These institutions are often like the black ops of hospitals – they are there, but they are hardly spoken about or given the attention they deserve...
Japanese Yokai, Urban Legends and More
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A collection of articles about Japanese legends and ghost stories.
A Billion Gods and Goddesses: The Mythology Behind the Pipe Woman Chronicles, Second Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,890. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
More than forty deities have found their way into the twelve books of the Pipe Woman Chronicles story cycle. A Billion Gods and Goddesses: The Mythology Behind the Pipe Woman Chronicles is meant to be a companion volume to the novels, but it also serves as a wide-ranging introduction to the subject of mythology. Anyone curious about what others believe will find something to interest them here.
Саксон Грамматик о дохристианской славянской религии: Новый перевод соответствующих фрагментов XIV книги Деяний Данов
Price: Free! Words: 7,490. Language: Russian. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » European
Герцог Генри Лев Саксонский, король Вальдемар Датский и епископ Абсалон следуют призыву Папы Римского организовать Северный Крестовый поход с целью христианизации прибалтийских народов. Преуспев в своем начинании и покорив Вендских славян, они обнаруживают странные и искусно сделанные храмы и статуи, становятся свидетелями удивительных обычаев и прорицательских ритуалов.
Kenehi
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
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
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.
Kukačka, pták kouzelný
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
The Wicked Lady
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.
An Alphabet of Characters from Mythology
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.
Trinidadian Folklore: A Journey Into The Night
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.
2012 Genesis - A New Beginning for Humanity
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.
Crab Boy's Ghost, Gullah Folktales from Murrells Inlet's Brookgreen Gardens in the South Carolina Lowcountry
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."

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