The Power of the Bull
by Michael Rice
Everyone has heard of the Minotaur in the labyrinth on Crete and many know that the Greek gods would adopt the guise of a bull to seduce mortal women. But what lies behind these legends? This text discusses mankind's enduring obsession with bulls. The bull is an almost universal symbol throughout Indo-European cultures. Bull cults proliferated in the Middle East and in man...more
Hardcover, 316 pages
Published January 12th 1998 by Routledge
(first published January 4th 1998)
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