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Record #184576:

The soul of Russia: magical traditions in an enchanted landscape / Cherry Gilchrist.

Title: The soul of Russia: magical traditions in an enchanted landscape / Cherry Gilchrist.
Author(s): Gilchrist, Cherry.
Date: 2008.
Publisher: Edinburgh: Floris Books
Abstract: Describes Russian myth and magic using present-day examples to set context, as well as those from past, mainly from last 200 years. Draws on Siberian traditions, as distinct from Russian, to shed light on culture which prevailed in Russia before coming of Christianity and explains basis of Russian tradition. Considers new wave of Russian spirituality and neo-pagan movements.
Keywords: 2 -- Religion.
23/28 -- Christianity.
299 -- Religions, indigenous.
39 -- Ethnography.
398 -- Native peoples, folk beliefs and tales: Russians.
T -- Social anthropology and ethnography.
(*501) -- Russia (Federation).
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*50) : 398[Russians][2008]
ISBN: 9780863156311
SPRI record no.: 184576

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