The Mythology of America — American Folk Heroes Series





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Published on Jul 26, 2016

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The USA is pretty unique in its youth. It lacks the deep mythological background many other countries have developed, but that doesn't mean the early Americans didn't tell stories. In fact, their fiction is some of the most self-aware we've ever seen.

So let's talk about the "mythology" of America and what it means to the country today.

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