How the World Began : How the World Began is a collection of creation myths from different cultures around the world including the Olympian gods of ancient Greece and Aboriginal peoples. It is divided into regions which include Europe, Africa, the Pacific, Asia, North America, South America and Australia. It also offers a who's who of gods, godesses and heroes for quick reference. The stories evoke all the drama and wonder of the beginning of time and of order rising out of chaos and the void. This fascinating book includes illustrations as well as photographs of real-life locations, making it accessible and pertinent to readers today. How the World Began thus emerges as a lively introduction to a variety of different creation stories.
|Children Fiction||Legends, Myths, & Fables|