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Author Aldhouse-Green, Miranda J. (Miranda Jane), author.

Title Celtic myths : a guide to the ancient gods and legends / Miranda Aldhouse-Green.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Thames & Hudson, 2015.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    299.16 ALD    Available
Description 207 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-203) and index.
Contents The Celtic world : space, time, and evidence -- Word of mouth : making myths -- The myth-spinners -- A plethora of Irish spirits -- Enchanted Wales : a magical land -- The champion's portion : mythical heroes -- Enchanting animals and edgy beings -- Dangerous liaisons : monstrous regiments of women -- Land and water : a seethe of spirits -- Heaven and Hell : paradise and the underworld -- Paganism and Christianity : the transformation of myth.
Summary "The perfect introduction for the modern reader to the world of Celtic myth and legend"--Back cover.
Subject Celts -- Religion.
Mythology, Celtic.
Gods, Celtic.
ISBN 9780500252093 : $24.95
0500252092

 
    
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