Three New Papers on Mythology and MeteoritesPaul bristolia at yahoo.com
Fri Jun 8 15:58:47 EDT 2007
The Geological Society of London has a new book concerning
the potential of myth to yield clues to geologic processes
and past geologic events. It is:
Piccardi, L., and W.B. Masse, 2007, Myth and Geology.
Geological Society of London Special Publication no. 273.
10-Digit ISBN: 1-86239-216-1
13-Digit ISBN: 978-1-86239-216-8
Three of the papers in this book are related to mythology and
either meteorites of extraterrestrial impacts. They are:
1. Myth and catastrophic reality: using myth to identify
cosmic impacts and massive Plinian eruptions in Holocene
South America by W. Bruce Masse1 & Michael J. Masse.
2. Cosmogenic mega-tsunami in the Australia region: are
they supported by Aboriginal and Maori legends? by E.
Bryant, G. Walsh & D. Abbott.
3. Meteorite records in the ancient Greek and Latin
literature: between history and myth by Massimo D'Orazio
The PDF files of these articles can be downloaded
for free until June 18th.