Parallel Myths (Paperback)

By J. F. Bierlein

Ballantine Books, 9780345381460, 368pp.

Publication Date: October 11, 1994

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Description

An entertaining and thought-provoking look at the common threads woven through the world's greatest myths -- and the central role they have played through time.



About the Author

The author of Parallel Myths and The Book of Ages, J. F. Bierlein teaches in the Washington Semester and World Capitals Program at American University in Washington, and also works for a social sciences consulting firm. Multilingual, he is deeply interested in theology, existentialism, art, opera, and the study of classical Greek, Sanskrit, and Hebrew, as well as other languages. Professor Bierlein and his wife, Heather Diehl, live in northern Virginia.
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