Aboriginal Myths, Legends & Fables
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Aboriginal Myths, Legends & Fables

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A.W. Reed. This book presents a wealth of poetic and imaginative tales from Aboriginal cultural heritage. While retelling the stories simply, this book captures the mystical bonds that exist between Aboriginal people, their environment and the spirit life of the Dreamtime.
Paperback, 412 pages
Published February 1st 1999 by New Holland Publishing Australia Pty Ltd (first published January 1st 1982)
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Octavio Villalpando
Esta es una colección asombrosa de mitos y leyendas de los habitantes originales de Australia. Cubre todos los aspectos básicos de la cosmogonía original de ese hermoso territorio. Lo que más me ha asombrado es que, una vez que soy un verdadero enamorado de este tipo de expresión, realmente son originales en forma y concepción. Digo, uno puede estar familiarizado con las enseñanzas de las civilizaciones antiguas de occidente y es posible encontrar paralelismos en muchos casos, si bien aquí los m...more
Markus Whittaker
The author tended to over-simplify indigenous Australian culture, and represent it as a homogeneous whole. Frequently. But I still found it an interesting and well researched collection.
Sue
another good book on aboriginal belief .
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