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In many tales this supernatural help is somehow related to the birth mother of the child. Mike, Jan M., 1955- - Troll Associates, Mahwah, N. The wife of the Fomorian sea-god, Tethra, was said to be a crow goddess who also hovered above battlefields, and Scottish myth has the Cailleach Bheure, who often appeared in crow form 11. One of the problems with this view is, of course, that it fails to account for the fact that the Greeks continued to tell this and similar stories long after their supposed meanings had been forgotten; and they did so, moreover, in the manifest belief that the stories referred, not to nature, but precisely to gods, heroes, and other mythical beings.

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Publisher: Prestwick House, Inc. (January 1, 2004)

ISBN: 158049692X

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