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Myth and Prehistoric Global Navigation

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Published by Digitalis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dr. J.J. Fraenkel,
  • Education / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9758811M
    ISBN 109077713085
    ISBN 109789077713082
    OCLC/WorldCa62705153


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Aue. The study of mythology associated with fossils is a relatively new field, which Adrienne Mayor () terms “the folklore of paleontology”; she continues by saying that “[c]ombining oral traditions and paleontology, and drawing on history, archaeology, anthropology, and mythology, the investigation of fossil legends offers a new way of thinking about pre-Darwinian encounters with Myth and Prehistoric Global Navigation book Laurel Byrnes.

Myth and Prehistoric Global Navigation book question remains, are those myths and legends stories something that existed in the minds of our ancestors, or were they based on true events. It is true that most of those ancient myths and legends stories appear to the scientific world as fictitious products of vivid imaginations whose goals were purely to explain phenomena beyond their.

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