The Hero with a Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell

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The Hero with a Thousand Faces (first published in 1949) is a non-fiction book, and seminal work of comparative mythology by Joseph Campbell. In this publication, Campbell discusses his theory of the journey of the archetypal hero found in world mythologies.

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The 867th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - The 75 Best Books of the Past 75 Years (Parade Magazine)
  2. - Donald Barthelme’s Reading List (Believer Mag)
  3. - 100 Major Works of Modern Creative Nonfiction (About.com)

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