Aaron, 317
Abhidhamma Pitaka, 266
Abraham, 134, 287-88
Acamas, 321
Acheron. See River of Woe
Achilles, 8, 67, 322, 328-29
Acropolis, 245, 248
Adad, 45
Adam, 27-29, 157, 309
Admetus, 309-10
Adonis, 96, 105, 112, 147, 153, 162, 183, 218, 341
Aegeus, 245-46
Aeneas, 68, 219, 244, 257-58
Aeneid (Virgil), 67, 258, 288, 319
Aeschylus, 192, 258
Æsir, 87, 118, 343-44
Aesop, 163
Africa, 85
African myths, 6, 39, 281-83
Bantu, 229, 234-35
Wanjiru, 281-83, 298
Afterlife, 14, 64-75, 96
Buddhist, 69-72
Egyptian, 65-67
Greco-Roman, 67-68
Hopi, 72-75
Judeo-Christian, 68
Muslim, 68-69
Agamemnon, 192, 258
Agdistis, 339
Agdos rock, 338-39
Agenor, 196
Agni, 31
Ahura Mazda, 124
Aisinokoki (Wind Sucker), 302
Ajax, 326
Akhenaton, 95
Alcestis, 309-10
Alcestis (Euripides), 309
Alcmene, 100, 228-29
Alcyonian Lake. See Lerna Allah, 93, 124, 345
Alpheus, 277
Amaterasu, 199-202
Amazons, 278
Amen-Ra. See Amun
American Dream, myth of, 4
American Indian myths, 6
Apache, 337
Aztec, 175, 221, 307-8
Aztec-Toltec, 157
Blackfoot Indian, 221, 298-304
Hopi. See Hopi myth
Navaho, 16, 134
American South, 220
Amida, 69-72. See also Buddha
Amphitryon, 228-29
Amun (Amen-Ra), 95. See also Atum
Anatolia, 109
Anchises, 322
Ancient Greek view of history, 89
Ancient Hebrews, 85
Ancient mythmaker, 8
Ancient myths, 3
Androgeos, 325


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