Celtic Mythology: The Nature and Influence of Celtic Myth from Druidism to Arthurian Legend (Mind, Body, Knowledge)

Celtic Mythology: The Nature and Influence of Celtic Myth from Druidism to Arthurian Legend (Mind, Body, Knowledge)

Ward Rutherford


This is a full of life and soaking up account of the realm of Celtic delusion and the function it has performed within the improvement of western tradition. incorporated right here are:

  • The global of the Celts, together with an historic evaluate from their emergence as an identifiable humans round one thousand B.C. additionally incorporated is an exploration in their social structure.
  • The contents of Celtic myths and the variations and similarities among their manifestation in Britain and Ireland.
  • The topography of the supernatural global of Celtic fable, together with dialogue of Druidism, Shamanism, and the that means of Celtic myths.
  • The impact of Celtic fable in English literature from Arthurian legend to the Grail legends.
  • This hugely literate, energetic, and soaking up exploration of 1 of the jewels of eu cultural historical past demonstrates how deeply Celtic mythology has turn into embedded in Western recognition. it's for someone drawn to heritage, mythology, spirituality, and culture.

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