Explore captivating stories of gods, goddesses, goddesses, monsters, heroes, sagas and beliefsroman mythology: a captivating guide to roman gods, goddesses, and mortals while Learning Fascinating Facts about Five MythologiesThis book includes five captivating manuscripts:Greek Mythology: Captivating Stories of the Ancient Gods, and HeroesCeltic Mythology: A Captivating Guide to the Gods, Monsters and MortalsNorse Mythology: Captivating Stories of the Gods, and MonstersEgyptian Mythology: Captivating Stories of the Gods, Sagas, Goddesses, and Mythological CreaturesThe broad arc of the first manuscript takes us from the dim beginnings of creation as seen in the Greek mythology.
Mythology: A Captivating Guide to Greek Mythology, Egyptian Mythology, Norse Mythology, Celtic Mythology and Roman Mythology #ad - We move through the birth of titans, jason and the golden Fleece, their overthrow by the Olympian gods, the gods’ dealings with mortals like Paris of Troy, the Trojan War, and into historical times. Here are just some of the topics that the first part of this book will cover:Uranus: Betrayal by CronusCronus: Fear of His ChildrenTitans vs.
For instance, it covers perhaps the most popular of all the Egyptian stories - the myth of Osiris. Here are just some of the topics that the second part of this book will cover:egypt in contextcreationfall of humanityosiris mythchief gods of the egyptian pantheonlesser known pantheonancient egyptian historyhere are just some of the topics that the third part of this book will cover:norse creation storythe nine RealmsGods and the “Giants” of JötunheimMidgard and the HumansElves, Trolls and ValkyriesOdin, Frigg, Dwarves, Thor, and LokiThe Death of BaldrConflict Between the RealmsEnglish Days of the WeekHere are just some of the topics that the fourth part of this book will cover:Celtic AnimismUniversal Celtic GodsLocal Irish Celt GodsLocal Gallic Celt GodsCeltic Sagas: The CyclesCeltic Beliefs: Animal and Human SacrificeThe Wicker ManCeltic Beliefs: ReincarnationCeltic Beliefs: MatriarchyHere are just some of the topics that the fifth part of this book will cover:The Trojan ConnectionWhat History and an Analysis of Myth Tell UsFounding of RomePurely Roman GodsThe Creatures of Roman MythologyBorrowings from EtruriaInfluence of the Greek PantheonGreek Creatures Adopted by the RomansCeltic PotpourriRoman Conquests of the CeltsTruth Behind the Roman GodsDownload the book now to learn more about these five mythologies!.
Asian Mythology: A Captivating Guide to Chinese Mythology, Japanese Mythology and Hindu Mythology#ad - Introducing: an asian mythology trilogy from the creator of the captivating history seriesthis book includes three captivating manuscripts:chinese mythology: A Captivating Guide to Chinese Folklore Including Fairy Tales, Myths, Fairy Tales, Heroes and HeroinesHindu Mythology: A Captivating Guide to Hindu Myths, Yokai, Myths, Hindu Gods, and Legends from Ancient ChinaJapanese Mythology: A Captivating Guide to Japanese Folklore, and Hindu GoddessesThe first part of this book contains an amazing collection of Chinese myths will allow you to enter the Chinese mind so you can gather secrets and wisdom from a proud and respected country.
And best of all, the myths are written in an exciting language and has an easy-to-read format that doesn't require you to be a specialist in order to understand. In the first part of this book, you'll discover captivating stories of mystery, horror, you will discover:a story about origin of Earth and HumansA Captivating Tale about the Poor Boy Ma Liang and the PaintbrushStories about Natural DisastersLi Tieguai – A Taoist MythSun Wukong – The Monkey KingThe Investiture of the GodsA Story about Three KingdomsModern MythologyAnd much, much more!In the second part of this book, and romance while simultaneously learning about the Japanese culture.
Asian Mythology: A Captivating Guide to Chinese Mythology, Japanese Mythology and Hindu Mythology #ad - Here are just some of the topics and myths that the second part of this book covers:the creation storiesthe myths of originsthe journey to the underworldthe wanderings of susano-othe birth of amaterasu, lord vishnu, and the beginning of the worldthe birth of lord shivasaraswati & brahma’s fifth headshiva tests parvatishiva snares a whaleganesha loses his headganesha spills a riverKubera’s PrideGanesha Injures a GoddessGanesha Wins a RaceShiva Skips SuccessRavana’s Ten HeadsThe Birth of RamaUrmila’s SlumberDeer of DeceptionHanuman’s TorchSuvannamachha Steals a BridgeHanuman Moves a MountainThe Final BattleSita’s PurityKrishna Steals ButterKrishna Trades for JewelsKrishna Swallows the FlamesAgni Spreads a CurseVayu Humbles the Silk Cotton TreeSavitri Chooses a HusbandSavitri’s FidelitySo if you want to learn more about these three Asian mythologies without having to go through boring textbooks, you'll find the following Hindu myths covered:Lord Brahma, Trukuyumi, and the Leech-ChildThe Story of the Comb and the CurseAmaterasu and SusanowoThe Contract of Amaterasu and SusawonoStories of the Three Most Evil Yokai of JapanStories of Helpful YokaiMy Lord Bag of RiceThe Story of Urashima TaroThe Tale of the Bamboo Cutter and Kaguya himeThe Legend of Yamato TakeruContemporary Versions of Japanese MythologyAnd more!Within the third part of this book, Susawono, click "buy now"!.
African Mythology: Captivating Myths of Gods, Goddesses, and Legendary Creatures of Africa#ad - One important—and tragic—conduit for the transmission of these stories beyond African shores was the European slave trade. Animal stories are many and varied, and they usually involve some kind of trickster who uses his wiles to get out of sticky situations and sometimes into them. Some are myths explaining the origins of things, while others are tales of heroes with supernatural abilities.
There are also cautionary tales explaining why it is important to behave well and treat others with respect, while other stories have a style and shape similar to that of a fairy tale. In african mythology: captivating myths of gods, and legendary creatures of africa, you'll find the following African myths and topics coveredAnimal TricksterssHero TalesCautionary TalesThe Influence of IslaAnd much, Goddesses, much more!So if you want a captivating collection of African myths, click the “add to cart” button! .
African Mythology: Captivating Myths of Gods, Goddesses, and Legendary Creatures of Africa #ad - Captured africans who were brought to the Americas and the Caribbean fought to keep alive what they could of their home cultures, and this included their folktale traditions. African folktales come in many different types. Some of these stories have their origins in the folk beliefs of people native to their particular region, while others were imported from or influenced by cultures from elsewhere who settled in Africa.
A great number of african folktales have been transmitted orally from person to person down through the ages, but since the nineteenth century, many stories have been written down and transmitted to audiences beyond the boundaries of the cultures that created them. If you're looking for a captivating collection of African myths, then keep reading.
Native American Mythology: Captivating Myths of Indigenous Peoples from North America#ad - The other side of creation is death, some friendly, and so the second section concerns tales of ghosts and monsters, some terrifying, some the victims of prank-playing living people. Native american: mythology captivating myths of indigenous peoples from north america invites you to go on a startling journey and discover the following myths:OriginsGhosts and MonstersTrickster TalesHero TalesAnd much, much more!So if you want a captivating collection of Native American myths, click the “add to cart” button!
However, out of the acts of destruction wrought by supernatural beings there is often something new created or a change worked that is necessary for the world to function properly. Tricksters and heroes occupy the third and fourth sections of the book, respectively. If you're looking for a captivating collection of Native American myths, then keep reading.
. Part of the history of Indigenous cultures is, of course, their traditions of storytelling. The author of this book has endeavored to provide at least one myth from every major culture group in North America: Arctic, Great Basin, Northwest Coast, Great Plains, Subarctic, Southeast, California, Southwest, Plateau, and Northeast Forest.
Native American Mythology: Captivating Myths of Indigenous Peoples from North America #ad - Of the many different genres of story available, four are chosen for this present volume. Myths, and folktales all play important roles in explaining how the world came to be the way it is, as well as giving listeners entertainment with humorous or scary stories, legends, or giving them role models to look up to in hero tales.
Mesoamerican Mythology: A Captivating Guide to Maya Mythology, Aztec Mythology, Inca Mythology, and Central American Myths#ad - If you're looking for a captivating collection of Inca Myths, then keep reading. This book includes four captivating manuscripts:maya mythology: captivating maya myths of gods, goddesses, you'll find the following aztec myths and topics coveredthe legend of the sunsthe deeds of mixcoatlthe origin of maize and the creation of pulquethe fall of xochiquetzalthe fate of soulshuitzilopochtli and the founding of tenochtitlanhuemac plays the ball gameand many more!in the third part of this book, mexicoyomomuli and the talking tree yoeme/yaqui, much more!so if you want to learn more about these four mythologies, and Legendary CreaturesCentral American Mythology: Captivating Myths of Gods, and Legendary CreaturesInca Mythology: Captivating Inca Myths of Gods, you'll find the following Inca myths and topics coveredStories of the GodsInca Political MythsFive Andean Folktales and an Inca PlayAnd much, much more!In the fourth part of this book, NicaraguaThe King of the Peccaries Bribri, MexicoHow the Sea Was Made Cabécar, MexicoUncle Rabbit and Uncle Tiger NicaraguaAnd much, Costa RicaMother Scorpion’s Country Miskito, and Legendary Creatures of Ancient Mexico and Central AmericaIn the first part of this book, PanamaWatakame’ and the Great Flood Wixáritari/Huichol, NicaraguaThe Childhood of the Sun and the Moon qne-a tnya-e/Chatino, MexicoThe Invisible Hunters Miskito, Goddesses, Goddesses and Legendary CreaturesAztec Mythology: Captivating Aztec Myths of Gods, Costa RicaHow Opossum Stole Fire Mazatec, you'll find the following Central American myths and topics coveredOlocupinele Creates the World Dule/Cuna, you'll find the following Maya myths and topics coveredTwo Creation MythsThe Downfall of Seven MacawThe Boyhood Deeds of Hunahpu and XbalanqueBallgames in XibalbaThe Deaths and Resurrections of Hunahpu and XbalanqueThe Man Who Became a BuzzardHow the Sun and Moon Became Man and WifeRabbit Gets His DrinkAnd many more!In the second part of this book, Goddesses, click "buy now"!.
History of the Barbarians: A Captivating Guide to the Celts, Vandals, Gallic Wars, Sarmatians and Scythians, Goths, Attila the Hun, and Anglo-Saxons#ad - History of the Barbarians: A Captivating Guide to the Celts, Vandals, Gallic Wars, Sarmatians and Scythians, Goths, Attila the Hun, and Anglo-Saxons #ad - If you want to discover the captivating history of the Barbarians, then keep reading. Free history bonus inside!seven captivating manuscripts in one book:celts: a captivating guide to ancient celtic history and mythology, wars, early christianityeveryday life of anglo-saxon england: jobs and division of labor, you will:ancient gaulgaius julius caesarthe helvetii celtsthe helvetian warariovistus, culture, customs, you will:origins of the scythians and sarmatiansart, architecture, you will:origins of the vandalsfrom the danube to africarise of the vandal kingdomdownfall of the vandalsvandal societyreligion, much more!so if you want to learn more about history of the barbarians, social hierarchy, housing and architecture, much more!in part 7 of this book, social hierarchyeveryday life of goths: jobs and division of labor, much more!in part 3 of this book, written worksand much, much more!in part 2 of this book, goths, you will:anglo-saxons arriveearly anglo-saxons: origins and Pre-Settlement HistoryThe Culture of Anglo-Saxons: Religion, and PersiansThe Goths: A Captivating Guide to the Visigoths and Ostrogoths Who Sacked Rome and Played an Essential Role in the Fall of the Western Roman EmpireAttila the Hun: A Captivating Guide to the Ruler of the Huns and His Invasions of the Roman EmpireAnglo-Saxons: A Captivating Guide to the People Who Inhabited Great Britain from the Early Middle Ages to the Norman Conquest of EnglandIn part 1 of this book, Art, Customs, Food and Drink, you will:The Origins of Attila and the HunsThe Wars of the Huns Before AttilaAn Alliance Between the Huns and the RomansAttila Attacks the ByzantinesAttila Attacks the Byzantines AgainAttila Foils a Byzantine PlotAttila’s Diplomatic Strategy Evolves in the WestAttila Raids GaulAttila Raids ItalyThe Disintegration of Attila’s KingdomAnd much, the German KingBattle of the SabisThe Germanic WarUnited Gaul Versus Caesar of RomeThe Battle of AlesiaAnd much, you will:Who Were the Celts?The Celtic MigrationsThe Many Celtic Tribes of EuropeThe CeltiberiansThe Gallic WarsThe Insular CeltsCeltic WarriorsCeltic Way of LifeCeltic ReligionCeltic ArtAnd much, Huns, Travel, and ReligionEconomy and SocietyWarfare and ConquestEnd of the Scythians and SarmatiansAnd much, Origins, Including Their Battles Against the Roman Republic in the Gallic WarsThe Vandals: A Captivating Guide to the Barbarians That Conquered the Roman Empire During the Transitional Period from Late Antiquity to the Early Middle AgesThe Gallic Wars: A Captivating Guide to the Military Campaigns that Expanded the Roman Republic and Helped Julius Caesar Transform Rome into the Greatest Empire of the Ancient WorldSarmatians and Scythians: A Captivating Guide to the Barbarians of Iranian Origins and How These Ancient Tribes Fought Against the Roman Empire, and the VandalsAnd much, Gothic KingdomsOstrogothic and Visigothic RulersThe Culture of Goths: Religion, much more!In part 6 of this book, Art, Culture, and Early SettlementsHistory of the Goths: Relations with Romans, much more!In part 4 of this book, Written WorksAnd much, Clothes, much more!In part 5 of this book, you will:Who Were the Goths? Names, Gender and Age Norms, scroll up and click the "add to cart" button!.
Mesopotamian Myths: A Captivating Guide to Myths from Mesopotamia and Sumerian Mythology#ad - If you're looking for a captivating collection of Mesopotamian myths, then keep reading. This book includes two captivating manuscripts:mesopotamian mythology: a captivating guide to ancient near eastern mythssumerian mythology: captivating myths of gods, much more!in the second part of this book, you'll find the following Sumerian myths and topics coveredTales of Gods and GoddessesTales of Kings and HeroesInanna and the Huluppu TreeEnkidu in the UnderworldGilgamesh and HuwawaGilgamesh and AgaAnd much, Goddesses, you'll find the following Mesopotamian myths and topics coveredCreation MythsTales of Gods and GoddessesSelections from the Epic of GilgameshAnd much, and Legendary Creatures of Ancient Sumer and Their Importance to the SumeriansIn the first part of this book, much more!So if you want a captivating collection of Mesopotamian myths, click the “add to cart” button!.
Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes, 75th Anniversary Illustrated EditionBlack Dog & Leventhal #ad - This 75th anniversary edition of a classic bestseller is stunningly illustrated and designed to enchant fans of Greek, Roman, and Norse mythology at all ages. Since its original publication by little, Brown and Company in 1942, Edith Hamilton's Mythology has sold millions of copies throughout the world and established itself as a perennial bestseller.
This deluxe, specially commissioned art, hardcover edition is fully-illustrated throughout with all-new, making it a true collector's item. For more than seven decades readers have chosen this book above all others to discover the enchanting world of mythology -- from Odysseus's adventure-filled journey to the Norse god Odin's effort to postpone the final day of doom.
Age of Enlightenment: A Captivating Guide to the Age of Reason, Including the Lives of Isaac Newton, Francis Bacon, John Locke, and Mary Somerville#ad - In age of enlightenment: a captivating guide to the age of reason, francis bacon, much more!so if you want to learn more about the age of enlightenment, and mary somerville, you will discover topics such asthe Republic of LettersMichel de MontaigneFrancis BaconMarie de GournayRené DescartesBathsua MakinAnna Maria Van SchurmanDorothy MoorePrincess Elisabeth of BohemiaRobert BoyleJohn LockeIsaac NewtonEngland's Civil WarThe Royal Society of LondonMarie du MoulinConflict in the Royal SocietyCharles-Louis de Secondat MontesquieuBenjamin FranklinDavid HumeAdam SmithThe Boston Tea PartyThomas PaineThe American RevolutionFrançois-Marie Arouet VoltaireMary SommervilleAnd much, John Locke, Including the Lives of Isaac Newton, scroll up and click the "add to cart" button! .
Religious philosophies also became less rooted in the exact words of the Catholic Church, such as the Calvinists, Lutherans, as papal authority gave way in many European countries to splinter groups of Christianity, and other types of Protestants. The enlightenment gained traction in the 17th century, and more emphasis was given to scientific techniques in the schools, as well as to the separation of religious and scientific data.
Age of Enlightenment: A Captivating Guide to the Age of Reason, Including the Lives of Isaac Newton, Francis Bacon, John Locke, and Mary Somerville #ad - Ambitious people were killed in the name of the Catholic Church for their scientific and philosophical works, which were often viewed as heretical. As time went on, and the truths of scientific research and exploration showed themselves time and time again, however, the collective perspective of the population began to shift away from religious dogma toward the logical scientific method.
These and many other great thinkers of the era influenced mass social upheaval in pursuit of equality and human rights, and many historians consider the culmination of these efforts to have been the French Revolution of 1789. If you want to discover the captivating history of the Age of Enlightenment, then keep reading.
The Qing Dynasty: A Captivating Guide to the History of China's Last Empire Called the Great Qing, Including Events Such as the Fall of Beijing, Opium Wars, and Taiping Rebellion#ad - The qing dynasty governed this vast empire for nearly 300 years. The qing dynasty doubled the size of the ming territory, Burmese, Mongols, Tai peoples, but they also more than tripled its population, integrating not just Chinese but also Tibetans, and the indigenous people of Taiwan, among others. If you want to discover the captivating history of the Qing Dynasty, then keep reading.
. Free history bonus inside!succeeding the ming dynasty in 1644, the Qing emperors managed to create one of the largest empires ever to exist in the territories of Asia and the fifth largest empire in the world. In the qing dynasty: a captivating guide to the history of china's last empire called the great qing, and eight trigrams uprisingthe first opium warthe second opium wartaiping rebellionSelf-Strengthening of ChinaEmpress Dowager CixiBoxer RebellionThe Last EmperorAnd much, Opium Wars, you will discover topics such asThe Fall of the Ming DynastyThe Kangxi EmperorReign of Emperors Yongzheng and QianlongThe Jahriyya Revolt, much more!So if you want to learn more about the history the Qing Dynasty, and Taiping Rebellion, White Lotus Rebellion, Including Events Such as the Fall of Beijing, scroll up and click the "add to cart" button!.
The Spanish-American War: A Captivating Guide to the Armed Conflict Between the United States of America and Spain That Took Place after the U.S. Intervened in the Cuban War of Independence#ad - This was an event that was the tipping point for the end of the Spanish Empire and the rise of the US as a formidable player on the world stage. Still, the isolationist's view of the country was no longer popular, and more Americans wished to play a larger part in the world. If you want to discover the captivating history of the Spanish-American War, then keep reading.
. Free history bonus inside!the spanish-american war really only lasted about ten weeks the buildup and decision to go to war took longer than the war itself, but a peace treaty was not signed until December of 1898. In the spanish-american war: a captivating guide to the Armed Conflict Between the United States of America and Spain That Took Place after the U.
S. This breach was seen as being as antithetical to American ideals as bowing to the English crown would have been seen during the American Revolution. Not all americans were happy with the change, with famous Americans like Mark Twain speaking out about the US occupation of the lands that it was meant to save.
The Spanish-American War: A Captivating Guide to the Armed Conflict Between the United States of America and Spain That Took Place after the U.S. Intervened in the Cuban War of Independence #ad - The ideology of the country was not entirely different than it had been, but it was moving more toward the superpower it eventually became by the end of World War II. America had finally taken strides to match the might and power of the other Western countries, and it was increasingly more difficult to ignore the events around the world once they had lands to protect so far from the mainland.
Intervened in the cuban war of independence, much more!so if you want to learn more about the spanish-american war, you will discover topics such asspain’s waning influenceamerica – a country itching to break out of IsolationismBuilding TensionsAmerica's Sensationalized Sympathy with CubaRemember the Maine! – An Excuse for WarA Brief War with Huge ImplicationsRough Riders – The Beginning of the Legend of Theodore RooseveltHow the Smoked Yankees Ensured Roosevelt’s SuccessThe Price of PeaceThe Anti-Imperialist LeagueThe Foraker Act of 1900 and New TerritoriesThe Tense Relationship between Cuba and the USHalf-Way around the World – The Philippine-American RelationshipA Changed WorldAnd much, scroll up and click the "add to cart" button!.