Wizards, 1st Edition

  • Gail B. Stewart
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  • ISBN-10: 1601524714
  • ISBN-13: 9781601524713
  • DDC: 133.4
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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From the shamans of South America to the Druid mystics; from Merlin to Harry Potter, wizards have captured the imagination of storytellers since ancient times. This book examines a variety of wizards from cultures throughout the world, and illustrates their awesome and frightening power to cast spells and blur the lines between past, present, and future.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Dangerous Magic.
1: Wizards of Wisdom in Literature and Lore.
2: Wizards and the Dark Arts.
3: Wizards in Popular Culture.
4: Evidence of Wizards.
Source Notes.
For Further Exploration.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.