This type of course gives students a broad overview of weapons of mass destructions and how they are used.
The Sidra Rabbet knows of three total destructions of the human race by fire and water, pestilence and sword, a single pair alone surviving in each case.
There are few buildings of interest, owing to the frequent destructions the town has undergone.
As a rule, destruction by a deluge is the most favourite myth, but destructions by fire and wind and by the wrath of a god are common in Australian, Peruvian and Egyptian tradition.
In the Puranas we find the legend of many successive creations and destructions of the world a myth of world-wide distribution.