Chinese mythology

299.5 U84ch 2014

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Chinese mythology

Uschan, Michael V. 1948-

Farmington Hills, MI Gale Cengage Learning 2014

104 p. illustrated 25 cm.

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"This new series from Lucent Books helps younger researchers understand the role of mythology in major historical cultures of the world. Each volume explores the origins and cultural importance of a specific mythology. Presented in an engaging narrative that explains mythology as a product of the culture that created it, each volume details the major characters, gods/goddesses, and themes reflected in the stories. Volumes also discuss the impact of the mythology on daily life at the time and throughout history. Ideal for middle- and high-schools, as well as public libraries, each Mythology and Culture Worldwide volume also features: A list and brief description of the major figures of the mythology, including a family tree illustrating their relationships; Five to six chapters exploring the mythology in detail; Informative sidebars highlighting related topics; Fact boxes providing at-a-glance information; Full-color maps, photographs and illustrations; A glossary of terminology; "For More Information" list of sources of additional information; A comprehensive index"-- Provided by publisher.

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ISBN:

978-1-42051146-8

LC Call No:

BL1825 .U74 2014

Dewey Class No:

299.5/1113 23

Author:

Uschan, Michael V. 1948-

Title:

Chinese mythology Michael V. Uschan.

Publisher:

Farmington Hills, MI Gale Cengage Learning 2014

Physical:

104 p. illustrated 25 cm.

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Series:

Mythology and culture worldwide

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-98) and index.

Summary:

"This new series from Lucent Books helps younger researchers understand the role of mythology in major historical cultures of the world. Each volume explores the origins and cultural importance of a specific mythology. Presented in an engaging narrative that explains mythology as a product of the culture that created it, each volume details the major characters, gods/goddesses, and themes reflected in the stories. Volumes also discuss the impact of the mythology on daily life at the time and throughout history. Ideal for middle- and high-schools, as well as public libraries, each Mythology and Culture Worldwide volume also features: A list and brief description of the major figures of the mythology, including a family tree illustrating their relationships; Five to six chapters exploring the mythology in detail; Informative sidebars highlighting related topics; Fact boxes providing at-a-glance information; Full-color maps, photographs and illustrations; A glossary of terminology; "For More Information" list of sources of additional information; A comprehensive index"-- Provided by publisher.

Summary:

"The Mythology and Culture Worldwide series from Lucent Books is designed to help young readers understand the origins, cultural importance and impact of world mythologies. Each volume focuses on one cultural or national mythology. Major myths, characters, gods and goddesses, and themes of the mythology are presented with a particular emphasis on tying these stories back to the geography, history, natural resources, technological state, social organization, religious beliefs, and values of the culture that created the mythology"-- Provided by publisher.

Subject:

Mythology, Chinese--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Juvenile nonfiction--Social Science--Folklore and mythology.

Subject:

Juvenile nonfiction--Asia--History

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