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A dictionary of creation myths, David Adams Leeming with Margaret Adams Leeming

Label
A dictionary of creation myths
Title
A dictionary of creation myths
Statement of responsibility
David Adams Leeming with Margaret Adams Leeming
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retells and contextualizes creation tales from cultures throughout the world from ancient through modern times. Provides information on the beliefs (both exotic and ordinary) of ancient civilizations from Sumeria and Babylonia to Egypt, Greece, and ancient Rome, from India and China to Japan and Indonesia, as well as the rich mythological history of Native Americans, the indigenous peoples of Australia, and many other cultures. Also looks at more modern beliefs, such as Darwin's theory of evolution and the big bang theory
Member of
Cataloging source
MUU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leeming, David Adams
Dewey number
291.2/4/03
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BL325.C7
LC item number
L44 1995b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Leeming, Margaret Adams
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Creation
  • Creation
  • Schepping
  • Mythen
  • Skapelsen
  • Religion
  • Philosophy & Religion
  • Mythology, Comparative
Label
A dictionary of creation myths, David Adams Leeming with Margaret Adams Leeming
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-313) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 330 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199891139
Lccn
95039961
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn449915093
  • (OCoLC)449915093
Label
A dictionary of creation myths, David Adams Leeming with Margaret Adams Leeming
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-313) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 330 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199891139
Lccn
95039961
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn449915093
  • (OCoLC)449915093

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