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By Munya Andrews

The legends of the Seven Sisters of the Pleiades that poets, monks, prophets, shamans, storytellers, artists, singers, and historians have advised all through time are retold during this compilation of the tales that experience came across their thought in 9 appealing stars clustered jointly within the evening sky. whereas specific recognition during this cross-cultural learn is paid to the effect of the Pleiades cluster at the residing traditions of indigenous humans in North the US, Australia, Japan, and the Pacific, a lot historical mythology handed down via written and visible resources from old Egypt, India, Greece, and South the United States can also be explored. Appearances of the myths within the glossy global also are pointed out, together with American presidential elections, Halloween, Atlantis, the enormous, and Subaru autos. critical astronomical examine enhances the diversity of mythological causes for the celebrities' lifestyles by means of offering the fashionable world's clinical figuring out of them.

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