No other academic has had such a far-reaching effect on mass culture. --The Independent --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
Joseph Campbell was born in New York. He is best known for his work in comparative mythology and comparative religion but he was also a populist figure who had a lasting impact on popular culture. He died in 1987. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
Heavy going and probably best read in tandem with another book to allow time to reflect and digest after each paper. That said it is an incredibly interesting topic.Published 13 months ago by Thomas Baggott
Sadly the book did not live up to its description or hype.
A poor attempt of a subject that needed deeper thought
worth reading. interresting knowlege of myths. well thought out. this book is for the alternative minded. the pictures are goodPublished 21 months ago by PeterDarby
A beautiful (often challenging) journey through time, picking at those everlasting threads of truth etched into the fabric of mankind. Read morePublished on 27 Aug. 2013 by Miss Temitayo Medupin