An authoritative a to Z guide to the mythologies and legends of the East, from ancient Egypt to Japan. Over 500 alphabetical entries describe the central mythical figures of each culture and their importance to the ancient civilizations of the day. Superb pictorial spreads illustrate the themes and symbols at the heart of each culture, from the Pyramids and ziggurats of Egypt and Babylon, to the sacred rivers of India, and the seven gods of fortune of Japan. Exquisitely illustrated with over 500 images, depicting the central features of Eastern and Asian mythology and religion. About the author: Rachel storm is a journalist and author specializing in religion, alternative religion and spirituality. Her books include in search of heaven on Earth, an investigation into new age beliefs, the sacred sea and Dreamtime.
About the Author
Rachel Storm is a journalist and author specializing in religion, alternative religion and spirituality. Her books include In Search of Heaven on Earth, an investigation into New Age beliefs, The Sacred Sea and Dreamtime.