The way of myth talking with Joseph Campbell by Joseph Campbell

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Published by Shambhala, Distributed in the U.S. by Random House in Boston .

Written in English

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  • Campbell, Joseph, 1904- -- Interviews.,
  • Myth.,
  • Religion.,
  • Spiritual life.

Edition Notes

Originally published: This business of the gods. Toronto : Windrose Films, 1989.

Book details

StatementFraser Boa.
SeriesShambhala pocket classics
ContributionsBoa, Fraser, 1932-
LC ClassificationsBL304 .C363 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 196 p. ;
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1082582M
ISBN 101570620423
LC Control Number94006186

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