The Hero

Author: Lord Raglan
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486317145
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The fact that the life of a hero of tradition can be divided up into a series of well-
marked features and incidents—I have taken twentytwo, but it would be easy to
take more—strongly suggests a ritual pattern. I doubt whether even the most
fervent ...

The Hero In Transition

Author: Ray Broadus Browne
Publisher: Popular Press
ISBN: 9780879722388
Size: 52.74 MB
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These essays turn the pantheon of heroes around before our eyes and reveal the many complicated aspects of hero worship.

The Hero

Author: John Ringo
Publisher: Baen Books
ISBN: 074348827X
Size: 48.65 MB
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On an enemy planet inhabited by the Darhel, an alien race with extraordinary empathic abilities, a human hunter stalks his alien prey, a Darhel who must overcome his sensitivities to kill his stalker, or be killed in the process.


Author: Michael Korda
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062023674
Size: 27.96 MB
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Ultimately, as this magisterial work demonstrates, Lawrence remains one of the most unique and fascinating figures of modern times, the arch-hero whose life is at once a triumph and a sacrifice and whose capacity to astonish still remains ...


Author: Fred Stoeker
Publisher: WaterBrook
ISBN: 0307458156
Size: 68.78 MB
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Are you ready to accept the challenge? From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Hero With A Thousand Faces

Author: Joseph Campbell
Publisher: New World Library
ISBN: 1577315936
Size: 32.46 MB
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Discusses the universal legend of the hero in world mythology, focusing on the motif of the hero's journey through adventure and transformation.

In Quest Of The Hero

Author: Otto Rank
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691020624
Size: 72.73 MB
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Amplifying these is Alan Dundes's fascinating contemporary inquiry, "The Hero Pattern and the Life of Jesus.

Heretic And Hero

Author: Philip C. Almond
Publisher: Otto Harrassowitz Verlag
ISBN: 9783447029131
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This book is concerned with Western images of Muhammad and Islam, and examines changing attitudes to the Prophet and Islam in 19th-century England: It analyzes the shifts in images of the Prophet from that of the profligate, heretical, ...