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The Resource In the mirror of the past : of fantasy and history, edited by Bogdan Trocha, Aleksander Rzyman and Tomasz Ratajczak

In the mirror of the past : of fantasy and history, edited by Bogdan Trocha, Aleksander Rzyman and Tomasz Ratajczak

Label
In the mirror of the past : of fantasy and history
Title
In the mirror of the past
Title remainder
of fantasy and history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bogdan Trocha, Aleksander Rzyman and Tomasz Ratajczak
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These days, we are ever more often confronted by overwhelming events. Searching for a way to understand them, we turn to mythic archetypes still present in our culture. The authors of these essays pose questions about the reliability of the archetypes found in tradition, history, and scattered mythologemes. The essays in this collection deal with the presence of mythic time in modern speculative fiction, such as fantasy and alternate histories, and discuss major mythologemes and their functi ..
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
809.38766
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN3435
LC item number
.I5 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Trocha, Bogdan
  • Rzyman, Aleksander
  • Ratajczak, Tomasz
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Alternative histories (Fiction)
  • Fantasy
  • Historical fiction
  • Philosophy
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Alternative histories (Fiction)
  • Fantasy fiction
Label
In the mirror of the past : of fantasy and history, edited by Bogdan Trocha, Aleksander Rzyman and Tomasz Ratajczak
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of contents; editors; introduction; "make it old"; david gemmell's intertextual treatment of the ancient greek history in his lion of macedon and dark prince novel duo; ursula le guin's earthsea cycle; "healing fiction?"; andrea hairston's redwood & wildfire; mythic cycle vs. linear history in fantasy; the loneliness of the ancient greek hero
Control code
893189495
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (104 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322180120
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
649276
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893189495
Label
In the mirror of the past : of fantasy and history, edited by Bogdan Trocha, Aleksander Rzyman and Tomasz Ratajczak
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of contents; editors; introduction; "make it old"; david gemmell's intertextual treatment of the ancient greek history in his lion of macedon and dark prince novel duo; ursula le guin's earthsea cycle; "healing fiction?"; andrea hairston's redwood & wildfire; mythic cycle vs. linear history in fantasy; the loneliness of the ancient greek hero
Control code
893189495
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (104 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322180120
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
649276
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893189495

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