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Defining Terms: Myth, folklore, legend, etc. - Classic Literature
Fairy tales, myths, legends, and folklore are terms that may seem to mean the same thing, but they have profoundly different meanings. Read more about it...
http://classiclit.about.com/cs/10th14thcentury/a/aa_definemyth.htm
What Is Myth - Toward a Definition - Ancient/Classical History
Everyone knows what a myth is, right? It's a story featuring centaurs, flying pigs or horses, or return trips to the Land of the Dead or Underworld. You find myths in ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/mythology/f/111408WhatsMyth.htm
What is Myth Part I: Myth vs. Science and Religion
Just like science and religion, myth explains the world and its creation.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/cs/grecoromanmyth1/a/whatismyth.htm
Greek Myths and Legends - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Stories, myths and legends about the Ancient Greek gods and goddesses. Also read all about the fantastic adventures of Greek mythology's daring heroes.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/myths/
Myth - Definition of a Myth - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
A myth, in its simplest definition, is a story with a meaning attached to it other than it seems to have at first; and the fact that it has such a meaning is generally ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/religionmythology/g/mythdefinition.htm
Creation Myths - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Stories of how the world and mankind came to be, from chaos, a primordial soup, an egg, or whatever; that is, Creation myths.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/creationmyths/
Ancient Greek Heroes, Myths and Legends - Ancient/Classical History
Here you'll find information on the ancient myths and legends, particularly those of the Greeks and Romans. The myths are stories generally not believed to be ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/greeceancientgreece/u/Classics.--2h.htm
Myths Featuring Artemis or Diana
Myths Featuring Artemis or Diana. The Greek goddess Artemis (Diana to the Romans) was a virgin goddess of the hunt, sometimes associated with the moon.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/Artemis-Myths/
What Is Myth? - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Myth means many things. To some it means little more than "lie." To others it has no particular truth value, but refers to a type of story. When you use "myth", what ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/u/ua/religionmyth/WhatIsMyth.htm
Myths, Legends, and Folk Tales Differences - Ancient/Classical History
Introduction to Greek Mythology. Myths and legends.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/cs/grecoromanmyth1/a/mythslegends.htm
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