Women in Celtic myth: tales of extraordinary women from the ancient Celtic tradition

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In Celtic myth, the mixture of wise spiritual teaching and dramatic imagery creates new, potent, and disturbing visions. This selection of eleven storiessome more than 3,000 years old focuses on the women of ancient British mythology, from the formidable women warriors who trained heros to fight and kill to the beautiful companions who led them to higher realms of feminine intuition and spiritual wisdom. Caldecott goes beyond a mere recounting of female strength, providing lucid personal commentary that illuminates the complete myth and the culture from which it springs. These powerful stories transmit a recognition of the mystery of being and an understanding of the powerful magic of inner transformation.
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subject_facet Mythology, Celtic, Women, Celtic -- Folklore
title_display Women in Celtic myth : tales of extraordinary women from the ancient Celtic tradition
title_full Women in Celtic myth : tales of extraordinary women from the ancient Celtic tradition / [retold and explained by] Moyra Caldecott
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topic_facet Folklore, Mythology, Celtic, Women, Celtic