The hero's quest and the cycles of nature : an ecological interpretation of world mythology / Rachel S. McCoppin.
"This examination of the heroic journey in world mythology casts the protagonist as a personification of nature--a "botanical hero"--Who begins the quest in a metaphorical seed-like state, sprouting into strength to face a mythic underworld. A cyclical promise of continuous life is re...
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