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Myths of the Origin of Fire

1st Edition

By Sir James G. Frazer

Routledge

248 pages

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Sir James G. Frazer (1854-1941) is famous as the author of The Golden Bough, but his work ranged widely across classics, cultural history, folklore and literary criticism as well as anthropology. A Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, for 62 years, Sir James G. Frazer devoted his life to research. This volume was first published in 1930.

Table of Contents

Prefa ce .

CHAP.

I. In t r o d u c t o r y

II. Th e Orig in of Fir e in Ta s ma n ia

III. Th e Ori g in of Fire in Austr alia

IV. Th e Orig in of Fire in t h e To r r e s Straits Is l a n d s a n d New Gu in e a …..

V. Th e Orig in of Fir e in Melan es ia

VI. Th e Ori gin of Fire in Po ly n es ia an d Mic ro ne si a .

VII. Th e Orig in of Fir e in In d o n e s ia

VIII. Th e Orig in of Fir e in Asia ….

IX. Th e Orig in of Fir e in Mad a g a s c a r .

X. Th e Ori g in of Fire in Afr ic a ….

XI. Th e Orig in of Fir e in South Ame r ic a

XII. Th e Orig in of Fir e in Centr al Amer ic a a n d Mex ic o

XIII. Th e Ori g in of Fir e in Nor th Amer ica

XIV. Th e Orig in of Fir e in Eur op e ….

XV. Th e Orig in of Fir e in Ancie nt Greec e

XVI. Th e Orig in of Fir e in Ancie nt India .

XVII. Su mma r y a n d Con c lu s io n …..

Index ……

About the Author

Sir James G. Frazer (1854-1941) is famous as the author of The Golden Bough, but his work ranged widely across classics, cultural history, folklore and literary criticism as well as anthropology. A Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, for 62 years, Sir James G. Frazer devoted his life to research. This volume was first published in 1930.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
SOC008000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General