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RELIGIOUS CULTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE AMAZONS (12)-myths of crete

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  31/12/18) CHAPTER II Palæolithic Magic and Religion Intellectual Life of Palæolithic Man–Evidence from Present-day Savages–Palæolithic Man progressive and big-brained–Bushmen and Cro-Magnon Culture–Chronology of Aurignacian Period–The Inspiration of Primitive Art–Steatopygous Figurines of Cave-dwellers, Babylonians, Maltese, and Egyptians–The Primitive … Continue reading

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RELIGIOUS CULTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE AMAZONS (11)-myths of crete

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  16/11/17) CHAPTER I Primitive Europeans of the Glacial and Inter-glacial Periods Geological and Mythical Ages of the World–Myths as Products of Environment–The Deluge and Great Winter Legends–New World Cataclysms–Doctrines of Decadence and Evolution in World’s Ages Myths–Sages … Continue reading

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RELIGIOUS CULTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE AMAZONS (10)-myths of crete

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  21/08/16) p. xlvii She was the source of the food-supply, which she might withhold at will by raising storms, causing floods, or sending blight and disease. It was important that account should be taken of her varying … Continue reading

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RELIGIOUS CULTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE AMAZONS (9)-myths of crete

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  3/12/15) INSCRIBED TABLETS FOUND IN CRETE p. xxxiii It was probably from an early offshoot of this great family of pictorial signs that the elaborate characters of the Chinese writing were ultimately evolved.” Similar pictographs are found … Continue reading

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RELIGIOUS CULTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE AMAZONS (8)-myths of crete

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  28/02/15) Ladies of the Minoan Court From the painting by John Duncan, A.R.S.A. Myths of Crete & Pre-Hellenic Europe When I first saw learned of the existence of this book, I was a little suprised, since very … Continue reading

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