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Explore mythology from around the world
Need to look up a particular person, place, or theme? These online library resources are a great starting point.
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Search for a myth & Credo will show you encyclopedia articles and summaries, with links to additional resources.
The World of Myth, by David Adams Leeming
Myths from around the world. The book is organized by type of myth: Cosmic myths, mythos of gods, heroes, and places & objects.
Bloomsbury Dictionary of Myth
Myths from around the world. In addition to A-Z entries of myths, motifs, locations and characters, there are generic essays and entries about the various traditions, organized by location.
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