Civilisation, by Kenneth Clark

However complex and solid it seems, civilisation is actually quite fragile. It can be destroyed. What are its enemies?

The Hero With A Thousand Faces, by Joseph Campbell

A┬áhero┬áventures forth from the world of common day into a region of supernatural wonder: fabulous forces are there encountered and a decisive victory is won: the hero comes back from this mysterious adventure with the power to bestow boons on his fellow man. THE HERO WITH A THOUSAND FACES, by Joseph Campbell   The Hero…