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The power of myth

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This edition published in by Doubleday in New York.

Written in English

231 pages

The Power of Myth launched an extraordinary resurgence of interest in Joseph Campbell and his work. A preeminent scholar, writer, and teacher, he has had a profound influence on millions of people. To him, mythology was the "song of the universe, the music of the spheres." With Bill Moyers, one of America's most prominent journalists, as his thoughtful and engaging interviewer, The Power of Myth touches on subjects from modern marriage to virgin births, from Jesus to John Lennon, offering a brilliant combination of intelligence and wit.

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The power of myth
1988, Doubleday
in English - 1st ed.
Cover of: The Power of Myth
The Power of Myth
1988, Doubleday
Paperback in English - 1st ed.

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The Power of Myth

First published in 1988



First Sentence

"Why myths?"

Work Description

The Power of Myth launched an extraordinary resurgence of interest in Joseph Campbell and his work. A preeminent scholar, writer, and teacher, he has had a profound influence on millions of people. To him, mythology was the "song of the universe, the music of the spheres." With Bill Moyers, one of America's most prominent journalists, as his thoughtful and engaging interviewer, The Power of Myth touches on subjects from modern marriage to virgin births, from Jesus to John Lennon, offering a brilliant combination of intelligence and wit.

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Dewey 291.1/3

The power of myth

1st ed.

This edition published in by Doubleday in New York.


Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
291.1/3
Library of Congress
BL304 .C36 1988

The Physical Object

Pagination
xix, 231 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of pages
231

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL2528849M
Internet Archive
powerofmyth00camprich
ISBN 10
0385247745, 0385247737
LC Control Number
88004218
Library Thing
6493
Goodreads
366577
985540

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