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Product Description: “Filled with cool cocktail-party tidbits, Matt Kaplan considers how things that were once the stuff of legends could one day become reality” (The Atlantic) in this fun scientific inquiry into the mystical places and magical objects of ancient and contemporary lore—from the fountain of youth, to love potions, to Super Mario’s mushrooms...read more

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9781476777108 | Scribner, October 27, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: From the author of The Science of Monsters, this engaging scientific inquiry provides a definitive look into the elements of mystical places and magical objects—from the philosopher’s stone, to love potions to the oracles—from ancient history, mythology, and contemporary culture.

Paperback:

9781476777115 | Reprint edition (Scribner, October 25, 2016), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: “Filled with cool cocktail-party tidbits, Matt Kaplan considers how things that were once the stuff of legends could one day become reality” (The Atlantic) in this fun scientific inquiry into the mystical places and magical objects of ancient and contemporary lore—from the fountain of youth, to love potions, to Super Mario’s mushrooms.

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Product Description: Myths and legends reveal much about a culture, including its most prized values and significant beliefs. Fables may feature animal characters, but they offer morals for real life. This fascinating book is bursting with 100 facts about the stories that have been handed down by different cultures around the world as well as accompanying images, quizzes, and activities, including crafts...read more

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9781482451351 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $31.95 | also contains Myths and Legends | About this edition: Myths and legends reveal much about a culture, including its most prized values and significant beliefs.
9781422220023 | Mason Crest, September 1, 2010, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Introduces myths and legends from various cultures that offer different views on the origins of the world, animals, human behavior, heroes, monsters, the end of the world, and other topics.

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Product Description: Ready for Adventure? The Adventure Bible® for Early Readers takes you on a fun, exciting journey through God’s Word. Along the way you’ll meet all types of people, see all sorts of places, and learn all kinds of things about the Bible...read more
By Lawrence O. Richards (contributor)

Hardcover:

9780310727422 | Zondervan, June 24, 2014, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Ready for Adventure?

Paperback:

9780310727439 | Zondervan, June 24, 2014, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Do you want to take your kids on an adventure through the Bible?

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Product Description: Since its release in 1949, The Hero with a Thousand Faces has influenced millions of readers by combining the insights of modern psychology with Joseph Campbell’s revolutionary understanding of comparative mythology. In this book, Campbell outlines the Hero’s Journey, a universal motif of adventure and transformation that runs through virtually all of the world’s mythic traditions...read more

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9781577315933 | 3 edition (New World Library, July 28, 2008), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Since its release in 1949, The Hero with a Thousand Faces has influenced millions of readers by combining the insights of modern psychology with Joseph Campbell’s revolutionary understanding of comparative mythology.
9780691119243 | Cmv edition (Bollingen Foundation, February 1, 2004), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Joseph Campbell's classic cross-cultural study of the hero's journey has inspired millions and opened up new areas of research and exploration.
9781567311204, titled "Hero With a Thousand Faces" | Reprint edition (Mjf Books, July 1, 1997), cover price $9.98 | About this edition: Since its release in 1949, The Hero with a Thousand Faces has influenced millions of readers by combining the insights of modern psychology with Joseph Campbell's revolutionary understanding of comparative mythology.
9780691097435 | Revised edition (Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1968), cover price $69.50 | About this edition: Amasses the characteristics exemplified by mythological heroes and religious leaders of all centuries and cultures into a unified whole

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9780133666670, titled "Computers" | 4th edition (Prentice Hall, December 1, 1995), cover price $48.00 | also contains Computers | About this edition: Designed to accommodate the computer literacy needs of readers from a broad spectrum of disciplines and interests, this best-selling book provides an exceptionally well-illustrated overview of computing concepts and applications.
9780691017846 | Reprint edition (Bollingen Foundation, December 1, 1990), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Amasses the characteristics exemplified by mythological heroes and religious leaders of all centuries and cultures into a unified whole

CD/Spoken Word:

9781511360265 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, March 22, 2016), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The Hero with a Thousand Faces
9781511360258 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, March 22, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Since its release in 1949, The Hero with a Thousand Faces has influenced millions of readers by combining the insights of modern psychology with Joseph Campbell’s revolutionary understanding of comparative mythology.
9781559276405, titled "Hero With a Thousand Faces" | Abridged edition (St Martins Pr, January 1, 2001), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Joseph Cambell transformed forever the way we view mythology, as he wove traditional wisdom together with the modern struggle for identity and spiritual depth.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781559273305 | Abridged edition (St Martins Pr, February 1, 1995), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The Hero with a Thousand Faces [Abridged] [Audiobook] by Campbell, Joseph
9781559270052 | St Martins Pr, September 1, 1989, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Campbell weaves together traditional wisdom with the modern struggle for identity and spiritual depth to create a mirror of our individual life cycles--and our struggle to make sense of our world.

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9780613997256, titled "Hero With A Thousand Faces" | Turtleback Books, March 1, 1972, cover price $27.25 | About this edition: Amasses the characteristics exemplified by mythological heroes and religious leaders of all centuries and cultures into a unified whole

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Product Description: Since its release in 1949, The Hero with a Thousand Faces has influenced millions of readers by combining the insights of modern psychology with Joseph Campbell’s revolutionary understanding of comparative mythology. In this book, Campbell outlines the Hero’s Journey, a universal motif of adventure and transformation that runs through virtually all of the world’s mythic traditions...read more

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9781511360272 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, March 22, 2016), cover price $72.97 | About this edition: Since its release in 1949, The Hero with a Thousand Faces has influenced millions of readers by combining the insights of modern psychology with Joseph Campbell’s revolutionary understanding of comparative mythology.

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Product Description: Ready for Adventure? The Adventure Bible® for Early Readers takes you on a fun, exciting journey through God’s Word. Along the way you’ll meet all types of people, see all sorts of places, and learn all kinds of things about the Bible...read more
By Lawrence O. Richards (contributor)

Hardcover:

9780310727422 | Zondervan, June 24, 2014, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Ready for Adventure?

Paperback:

9780310727439 | Zondervan, June 24, 2014, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Do you want to take your kids on an adventure through the Bible?

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Product Description: Integrating original texts with explanations, interpretations, and theory, Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths, Fourth Edition, introduces students to a wide range of myths drawn from sources all around the world and approached from various critical perspectives...read more

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9780195179682 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 27, 2004, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths introduces students to a wide range of myths from various critical perspectives.

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9780190262983 | 4th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, February 10, 2016), cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Integrating original texts with explanations, interpretations, and theory, Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths, Fourth Edition, introduces students to a wide range of myths drawn from sources all around the world and approached from various critical perspectives.
9780199859238 | 3 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, April 13, 2012), cover price $99.95
9780195332940 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 21, 2009), cover price $84.95 | About this edition: The only complete world mythology textbook available, Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths, Second Edition, integrates original texts with explanations, interpretations, theory, and numerous pedagogical aids to introduce students to a wide range of myths from various critical perspectives.
9780195158892 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 27, 2004, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths introduces students to a wide range of myths from various critical perspectives.

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Product Description: Let your imaginations soar and be whisked away on a magical journey around the world, retelling myths and legends from long ago. Meet the mischievous tricksters, the brave heroes and the all-powerful creator gods from ancient cultures and find out how they overcome the giants, the shapeshifters and the lure of sea-maidens in DK Adventures: Myths and Legends...read more

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9781465439079 | Dk Pub, October 6, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Let your imaginations soar and be whisked away on a magical journey around the world, retelling myths and legends from long ago.

Paperback:

9781465439062 | Dk Pub, October 6, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Let your imaginations soar and be whisked away on a magical journey around the world, retelling myths and legends from long ago.

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Product Description: According to sociologist C. Wright Mills, we do not live in a world of solid fact but in a world permeated by culture, constructed by humans through communication with each other. Myth-making shapes our lives, beliefs and behavior...read more

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9780786498581 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, September 28, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: According to sociologist C.

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Product Description: An exploration of myths from around the world with an authoritative text and an inspired selection of images In every culture of the world myths help explain our origins, the world’s creation, gods and monsters, demons, the afterlife, and the underworld...read more

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9780500516157 | Thames & Hudson, September 30, 2012, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: An exploration of myths from around the world with an authoritative text and an inspired selection of images In every culture of the world myths help explain our origins, the world’s creation, gods and monsters, demons, the afterlife, and the underworld.

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Product Description: Edward Brandon, angered by the mercenary attitude of the girl he had intended to marry, vows to marry the first woman who does him a kindness. This turns out to be his aunt’s young companion, Beth. Aunt Letty insists that Beth should have a season to give both Edward and Beth time to breathe, as Beth has long loved Edward from afar...read more

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9780533035007, titled "The Riddle of the Sphinx: The Calendric Symbolism in Myth and Icon" | Vantage Pr, June 1, 1979, cover price $8.95 | also contains The Riddle of the Sphinx: The Calendric Symbolism in Myth and Icon

Paperback:

9781508567332 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 2, 2015, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Edward Brandon, angered by the mercenary attitude of the girl he had intended to marry, vows to marry the first woman who does him a kindness.

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Product Description: The E.T. Chronicles is a startling and comprehensive examination of ancient myths and legends that describe extraterrestrial visitors and their encounters with humanity since the dawn of time. Organized into a chronology that starts with "in the beginning" and ends with the advent of civilization, it brings together myths from many cultures (including the Sumerians, the Greek, the Maya and the Aborigines of Australia) and explores them in the context of current scientific discoveries...read more
By Barbara Hand Clow (foreword by)

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9781571747167 | Hampton Roads Pub Co Inc, October 1, 2014, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The E.

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Product Description: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable...read more

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9780384336506, titled "Historical Atlas of the United States" | Revised edition (Johnson Reprint Corp, June 1, 1972), cover price $39.00 | also contains Historical Atlas of the United States | About this edition: Detailed maps provide a social, political, and economic geography of the United States

Paperback:

9780134015361 | Pap/psc st edition (Longman Pub Group, August 16, 2014), cover price $75.80 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780321878229 | Pck pap/ps edition (Longman Pub Group, February 5, 2013), cover price $74.47 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780205730520 | Longman Pub Group, January 23, 2013, cover price $67.80 | About this edition: Worldly and scholarly, this well-designed text presents myths from around the world in a lively and easy-to-read manner.

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Product Description: Symbolically, the quintessential English feudal monarch is King Arthur, but stories of Charlemagne and his Knights' quests throughout Christian Europe had a much wider impact. Amidst the chaos and violence of Europe in the eighth century, Charlemagne became king of the Franks and slowly established an empire the likes of which had not been seen since the days of the Romans...read more

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9781472804167 | Osprey Pub Co, July 22, 2014, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Symbolically, the quintessential English feudal monarch is King Arthur, but stories of Charlemagne and his Knights' quests throughout Christian Europe had a much wider impact.

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9781465252043 | 2 spi pap/ edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, July 14, 2014), cover price $119.95
9781465206381 | 2 spi edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, December 14, 2012), cover price $116.50 | About this edition: Book by FARROW JAMES G
9780757567582 | 2 spi edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, August 12, 2010), cover price $107.68 | About this edition: Book by FARROW JAMES G
9780757532313 | Spiral-bound edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, April 22, 2009), cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Book by FARROW JAMES G

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Product Description: GET INSIDE GRIMM. NBC’s hit television series Grimm pits modern detective Nick Burkhardt of the Portland Police against a cast of terrifying villains—lifted directly from the pages of classic fairytales. In the world of the show, the classic stories are actually a document of real events, and Nick himself is descended from a long line of guardians, or Grimms, charged with defending humanity from the mythological creatures of the world...read more

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9780425271025 | Berkley Pub Group, September 30, 2014, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: GET INSIDE GRIMM.

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Product Description: A beautifully packaged and affordably priced edition of this classic, accessible guide to world mythology, unabridged and complete. Thomas Bulfinch collected and interpreted the legends of the world for everyday people, so that those who lacked extensive schooling could still understand the mythological allusions that fill classic and contemporary literature...read more

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9780399169229 | J P Tarcher, June 12, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A beautifully packaged and affordably priced edition of this classic, accessible guide to world mythology, unabridged and complete.

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Product Description: Out of Print 

Paperback:

9780876047712 | Are Pr, May 1, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Out of Print 

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Product Description: National Geographic Everything Mythology is jam packed with fascinating facts and awe-inspiring imagery that brings your favorite fierce mythological heroes to life, introducing kids to gods of ancient worlds, including Greek, Norse, Chinese, America Indian, African cultures, and more...read more
By Blake Hoena, Adrienne Mayor (contributor), Gonzalo Ordonez (illustrator) and Margaret Salter (illustrator)

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9781426314988, titled "Everything Mythology: Begin Your Quest for Facts, Photos, and Fun Fit for Gods and Goddesses" | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, March 11, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: National Geographic Everything Mythology is jam packed with fascinating facts and awe-inspiring imagery that brings your favorite fierce mythological heroes to life, introducing kids to gods of ancient worlds, including Greek, Norse, Chinese, American Indian, African cultures, and more.

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9781426314995, titled "Everything Mythology: Begin Your Quest for Facts, Photos, and Fun Fit for Gods and Goddesses" | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, March 11, 2014, cover price $21.90 | About this edition: National Geographic Everything Mythology is jam packed with fascinating facts and awe-inspiring imagery that brings your favorite fierce mythological heroes to life, introducing kids to gods of ancient worlds, including Greek, Norse, Chinese, America Indian, African cultures, and more.

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Product Description: "[There is] a growing need to further understand the significance of ancient symbolism as it continues to accompany us in these modern times. This symbolism gets to the core of what makes us human... and [plays] an integral part in the creation, development, and sustainment of our overall collective psyche...read more

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9781601632951 | New Page Books, January 20, 2014, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: "[There is] a growing need to further understand the significance of ancient symbolism as it continues to accompany us in these modern times.

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Product Description: What is the meaning of Shiva dancing on a dwarf named Avidya? Why does Vishnu sleep upon an endless snake? To what did the Buddha awaken? What do we mean by soul? The practice of Yoga has become quite common and popular in the West; however, the stories of Yoga are still strange to Western ears...read more

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9781935628316 | Blue River Pr, January 1, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: What is the meaning of Shiva dancing on a dwarf named Avidya?

Every culture in human history has created its own myths to describe how the natural world works. These stories that explain the cultural lessons, values, and religious beliefs of a specific group of people are a prime component of the Common Core Reading standards for grade levels 2 and 3, and within this book some of the best-known myths are reproduced in a way that readers can grasp and interpret their meanings. Norse, Egyptian, and Chinese myths are among those includedeach told in a way that prompts cross-cultural comparisons and awakens an interest in exploring more myths.

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9781622751983 | Rosen Pub Group, January 1, 2014, cover price $12.90 | About this edition: Every culture in human history has created its own myths to describe how the natural world works.

Library:

9781622751952 | Rosen Pub Group, January 1, 2014, cover price $23.45

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Product Description: A comprehensive reference source to the ancient world's most fascinating mythologies, bringing together the Classical legends of ancient Greece and Rome; the fairytale myths of the Celtic world; and from Northern Europe, tales of Germanic gods, Nordic warriors and giants.

Hardcover:

9780754828983 | Lorenz Books, January 7, 2014, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: A comprehensive reference source to the ancient world's most fascinating mythologies, bringing together the Classical legends of ancient Greece and Rome; the fairytale myths of the Celtic world; and from Northern Europe, tales of Germanic gods, Nordic warriors and giants.

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