By Christopher Fee,Jeffrey Webb
A interesting survey of the total heritage of tall stories, folklore, and mythology within the usa from earliest instances to the current, together with tales and myths from the fashionable period that experience turn into an important a part of modern well known culture.
• provides a compelling mixture of a few 500 entries drawn from conventional local American and eu American tradition in addition to Mexican American, African American, chinese language American, and different nationwide traditions
• contains quite a few fundamental files that aid readers to pinpoint and comprehend the origins of other myths and legends in addition to how they evolve over time
• incorporates a wide array of entries drawn from more recent traditions of technological know-how fiction, city legends, and conspiracy theories
• offers bibliographic references with each one access that come with web content for additional examining and research
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American Myths, Legends, and Tall Tales: An Encyclopedia of American Folklore [3 volumes]: An Encyclopedia of American Folklore (3 Volumes) by Christopher Fee,Jeffrey Webb