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Creation Myths
Bessie Chin Library   Site Index

  Creation Myths Pathway

Books in the Bessie Chin Library

The Alphabet of Creation: An Ancient Legend from Zohar. (296.1 ALP 1954)
Campbell, Joseph. The Masks of God: Creative Mythology. (202.4 CAM 1976)
Farmer, Penelope. Beginnings: Creation Myths of the World. (202.4 BEG 1979)
Gallant, Roy A. How Life Began: Creation Versus Evolution. (213 GAL 1975)
Hamilton, Virginia. In the Beginning. (202.4 HAM 1988)
Maclaglan, David. Creation Myths. (202.4 MAC 1977)
Mullett, G.M. Spider Woman Stories : Legends of the Hopi Indians.
(398.208997 MUL 1979)
Seton, Julia M. Indian Creation Stories. (398.208997 SET 1952)
Sproul, Barbara C. Primal Myths: Creating the World. (202.4 SPR 1979)
Van Over, Raymond. Sun Songs: Creation Myths from Around the World. (202.4 SUN 1980)

Website Portals

Brown, Rich. “Links to Creation Myths from Around the World.” Magic Tails. http://www.magictails.com/creationlinks.html
Links to over forty websites with creation stories.
“Creation Myths.” About.com. http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/creationmyths/
“Creation Myths.” Folklore and Legend. http://folkloreandmyth.netfirms.com/creationmyths.html
“Creation Myths.” World Myths & Legends in Art. Minneapolis Institute of Art. http://www.artsmia.org/world-myths/artbytheme/creationmyths.html
Doyle, Bernard. “Creation Myths.” Encyclopedia Mythica. http://www.pantheon.org/articles/c/creation_myths.html
Hale, Steven. “Creation Myths from Around the World.” Resources for Studying Mythology and Religion. http://www.gpc.edu/~shale/humanities/literature/religion/creation.html
Jenks, Kathleen. “Creation Myths & Sacred Narratives of Creation.” Mything Links. http://www.mythinglinks.org/ct~creation.html
From the website of a retired faculty member in the Mythological Studies Department at Pacifica Graduate Institute. Extensively illustrated.
Mulder, Stan. Links to Creation Mythologies Around the World. http://www.intrepidsoftware.com/other/create.html
Murtagh, Lindsey. Common Elements in Creation Myths. http://www.cs.williams.edu/~lindsey/myths/myths.html
A website which “was completed for high school Latin course.” Currently hosted at the Computer Science department website of Williams College.
Polasky, Rod. “Creation Myths.” Archaeolink. 2002. http://www.archaeolink.com/creation_myths_religious_anthrop.htm
Welker, Glenn. Creation/Migration/Origin Stories. http://www.indians.org/welker/legend.htm
A collection of native American creation stories.