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Hangups from way back: historical myths and canons

Frederick Gentles

Hangups from way back: historical myths and canons

by Frederick Gentles

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Published by Canfield Press in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization -- History,
  • History -- Errors, inventions, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[compiled by] Frederick Gentles [and] Melvin Steinfield.
    ContributionsSteinfield, Melvin, joint comp.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB59 .G43 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5041924M
    ISBN 100063827859
    LC Control Number74001191

    Treasure hunters have inspired books and movies throughout wouldn't want to strike it rich by finding a pirate's buried treasure or taste immortality from the Fountain of Youth or the Holy Grail?The adventures alone are enough to drive some people to the far corners of the Earth, while others are drawn to the bottom of the deep blue sea to scout the wreckage of old ships. Superstitions: A Handbook of Folklore, Myths, and Legends from around the World By D.R. McElroy To be published Superstitions: A Handbook of Folklore, Myths, and Legends from around the World explains how and why these legends and the associated behaviors behind them developed. This is very well researched and encompasses every part of the world/5(24).

    Most urban legends can be traced back very far. I loved the “scary stories to tell in the dark” books. Google it if you do not know of it. Scary as hell drawings. The best part of these books were the footnotes and sources in the back. The author listed some very old sources, going all the way back . The canon has been explored in the pages of this magazine by such distinguished Texas writers as A. C. Greene, who in put forth a list of the fifty best Texas books (including one Hispanic.

    “A wild grab bag of myth, history, folklore, and the fantastical, The Last Days of Magic is the perfect read for a frozen evening by the fire or a summer night in firefly country. It fills Ireland with blood, monsters, and witchcraft, and fans of Deborah Harkness and Erin Morgenstern will delight in it.”. Believe it or not, the history of Nintendo goes all the way back to And before you ask- no, they were not selling Mario figures carved from wood. Originally named “Nintendo Koppai”, the small business based in Kyoto started by Fusajiro Yamauchi produced Hanafuda Cards.


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We build our cultures on myths; indeed, myths are necessary for the stability of a culture. All of us live by myths and canons, taking them for reality. And for certain myths that man has held dear, he has become involved, frustrated, paranoid, and even vicious.”- Gentles and Steinfield, Hangups From Way Back.

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