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La Magia del Perro en Oriente y Occidente
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,740. Language: Spanish. Published: January 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
En esta obra mostramos al lector aspectos poco conocidos del simbolismo canino, así como de la sociedad, la cultura y la religión de los pueblos de nuestro planeta, y especialmente la de China. Este libro ayudará a comprender una serie de conceptos universales que en tiempos remotos estructuraron la relación entre las personas y la naturaleza, los animales y, en general, con el mundo que les rodea
The Anunnaki and Human Evolution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This is only the beginning of a great adventure. It opens up all the missing links in Genesis and even many other mysteries of the Bible and human history. An epic tale of gods and men unfolds, challenging every assumption we hold about our creation, our past, and our future.
Duchové, kam se podíváš
Series: Bohové, bubáci a monstra. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,490. Language: Czech. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Duchové. Kde a kdy se objevují, proč se vůbec vracejí, co provádějí a jak se jich zbavit? Šest otázek, na něž mohou pověsti a legendy odpovědět. Anebo aspoň napovědět, i to se počítá.
Islands of Women and Amazons: Representations and Realities, Femspec Books
Price: $60.00 USD. Words: 109,530. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
An ethnohistoric study of women and islands, this book covers the Amazons and their varied histories.
Ancient Fire, Modern Fire: Understanding and Living With Our Friend and Foe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016 by PixyJack Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Creating fire is easy, yet learning to live with it has never been easy; stopping fire is a dangerous—and often deadly—pursuit. Drawing on his experiences as an environmental historian, firefighter and life safety educator, author Einar Jensen gives us the tools for being responsible and prepared—as parents, teachers, fire service professionals, and homeowners in the wildland urban interface.
Orion and the Conqueror
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,210. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Orion travels to the time of Alexander the Great, battling to save the future of mankind, and his own soul.
Urban Myths: Short Stories: Urban Myths & Legends
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Books - Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad & They Laughed at Galileo. Hundreds of the world's famous Urban Myths and Legends. 'Aren't you glad you didn't turn on the light?'
Putování za vodníky
Series: Bohové, bubáci a monstra. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 75,590. Language: Czech. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Seznamte se s hastrmanem, jak si ho kdysi Čechové představovali. A vydejte se i na pouť za hranice a projděte svět, neboť voda má své nadpřirozené obyvatele všude.
Jak přišel svět na svět
Series: Bohové, bubáci a monstra. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: Czech. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Jak si lidé z různých končin planety Země představovali stvoření světa? Různě. V této knize je shrnuto více než sto padesát pověstí, evropskými počínaje, přes Asii, obě Ameriky a Tichý oceán až ke kolébce lidstva, Africe.
Scotland: Stunning, Strange, and Secret: A Guide to Hidden Scotland
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.
Zwarte Piet. De Verborgen Godsdienst Van De Nederlanden
Price: $31.00 USD. Words: 350,040. Language: Dutch. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Dit boek gaat diep in op de kenmerken en attributen van Zwarte Piet en op de Sinterklaasviering, die een oeroude jaarwisselingsviering is. Een god wordt gedefinieerd door zijn attributen en kenmerken. Met behulp daarvan is de geschiedenis van de twee Zwarte Pieten – Sint Nikolaas was de oorspronkelijke Zwarte Piet – terug te traceren tot zo'n 4000 jaar geleden, tot in de tijd van de heidense goden
Fuite de l'Absolu: Observations cyniques sur l'Occident postmoderne. volume II
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 212,010. Language: French. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Une société peut-elle se passer de mythes? C’est une question cruciale, car le mythe joue un rôle fondamental pour le développement d'une civilisation. Fuite volume II jette un regard décapant sur un monument culturel, la théorie de l'évolution. Il fait appel à des données provenant à la fois de l'anthropologie et de la philo de la science et expose les limites de la science.
The Queen Must Live: Mythic Patterns of Royalty, Sexuality, and Mortality
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
"The Queen Must Live" is a study of the eternal struggle between male strengths and female powers. Recurrent shared motifs, drawn from these stories, provide a chapter-by-chapter analysis. As a species that could be called Homo narratans, human beings have acknowledged and honored both sides of this perpetual, persistent conflict.
IRELAND: Mythical, Magical, Mystical: A Guide to Hidden Ireland
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,300. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Do you find yourself drawn to the magic of the Emerald Isle? 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. Practical information on planning your trip to Ireland.
Irish Mythology
Price: $49.95 USD. Words: 131,220. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Irish mythology is too rich for one book, even three volume "Decoding the Deluge." It's everything you'd ever want to know about the Deluge [Species War and Great Flood (which our ancestors assumed the gods brought as punishment for the Species War)]." This work contains my interpretations of the myths and myth-tales collected by Jeremiah Curtin in the late 1800s from the Gaelic-speaking folk.
The Key to Mythic Victoria
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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The "Key to Mythic Victoria" unlocks the secret to understanding the myths that define Victoria, the capital city of British Columbia. From the distant past when Hayls the Transformer changed the landscape through the more recent past when modern Argonauts searched for El Dorado to the present day, the myths and symbols surrounding Victoria bring its underlying layers to life.
Mythical Journeys, Legendary Quests
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The spiritual search... traditional stories from world mythology retold and explained by Moyra Caldecott.
The Northwoods Conspiracy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,070. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » American
Fake terror is nothing new. According to recently released files, our government planned Operation Northwoods to stage phony terror attacks against American citizens in the wake of the Bay of Pigs. Author Ken Hudnall dissects historical events and makes a compelling case that the false flag nature of Operation Northwoods has been pervasive since the Middle Ages.
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts
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!
Goddess in the Grass: Serpentine Mythology and the Great Goddess
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.