World Mythology: An Anthology of the Great Myths and Epics
World Mythology is a compilation of over 50 great myths and epics. Your students will gain an appreciation and an understanding of ancient and modern cultures through myths and epics from the Middle East, Greece and Rome, the Far East and the Pacific Islands, the British Isles, Northern Europe, Africa, and the Americas. An introduction and historical background supplement...more
This time, however, we started with the old favorites and have just plowed through without picking and choosing. There are some very entertaining aspects of some of the unfamiliar myths. In one myth, the creator crea ...more
Once I started this book in my senior year mythology class, I knew that I had to buy it. It is a wonderful collection for those who are starting to study different myths and legendary epics. I really enjoy the style in which Donna Rosenberg translates these tales - simple, concise, yet in a way, fitting with ea ...more
From The Ramayana: Sita to Rama: "Do not grieve over what you have had to do. Each of us must accept whatever life brings. Wherever there is gro ...more
I found this book useful because the complete story and explanation for every mythology.