This is an excellent book, but extremely dense.
That in and of itself makes this book worth your while -- it's a gift that keeps on giving, a book you can keep on reading, even after you reach the end!
I found this book very interesting as I have a good working knowledge of astrology and astronomy and am very keen on ancient history.
..being an artist I am drawing out the descriptions used by the authors as relayed in the myths, they may or may not realize it but their interpretations corresponds with my... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Dave Mowers
Pure joy to read! Mythology and legends, even the most familiar ones, gradually acquire cosmic proportions, stellar layers of new meaning, the starry net of galactic metaphors,... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Yelena Shekhtman
I read this book long ago, and just as with Calazzo's "The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony", it made a lot more sense when I read it the second time. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Clay Kallam
I took one star away for a lack of clarity and organization, despite wanting to give the book five stars for content. Read morePublished on October 4, 2012 by David Montaigne
I like the book but the reason I gave it a three rating was because it's hard to read. It's not for the novice; it's more a college type text book for someone getting their... Read morePublished on February 14, 2012 by DF
I was directed to this site to obtain a copy of an out of print book. I reviewed the various sources and picked one which sounded nearest to what I would accept. Read morePublished on January 16, 2012 by Ancient Admirer
I purchased this book for use in a doctoral seminar, and have subsequently used it (with caveats) with advanced undergraduate and masters level students. Read morePublished on December 12, 2011 by Paul J. Archibald
The authors here bring together a huge amount of probably related material surrounding stories of mills, and a number of other areas about concepts of time. Read morePublished on July 8, 2011 by Christopher R. Travers