Leeming, David. Mythology: The Voyage of the Hero. New York: Oxford University Press, Inc., 1998.
In mythology, David Leeming uses a different approach into explaining the subject of mythology. He stresses the universal themes of other cultures to explain the myth of many cultures. Leeming focuses on the various stages or the rites of passages of the universal mythic hero. He talks about a hero from their birth all the way to adulthood. He includes the tale of Jesus and Mohammed. He underlines the theory of myths that are real and apply it to real life. With this book he provides an important resource for those who want to increase their knowledge on the subject of myths.