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Mythology A to Z (Mythology a to Z)

Remier

Mythology A to Z (Mythology a to Z)

by Remier

  • 30 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Facts on File (J) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore,
  • Myths & mythology,
  • Social Science - Folklore & Mythology,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11359664M
    ISBN 10081604760X
    ISBN 109780816047604

    No one reading the book today accepts Homer’s story as a historically factual account. There is little doubt, however, that at some time—many centuries before Homer lived—there really was a war between the Greek city-states and the residents of northwestern Asia Minor. Lynch, Patricia Ann. Native American Mythology A to Z, 2nd ed. Get this from a library! Celtic mythology A to Z. [Gienna Matson] -- Celtic Mythology A to Z is a clearly written, illustrated guide to the characters, objects, and places that make up the mythic lore of the Celtic peoples. With more than entries providing.

    More Book Options. eBook Version Use of eBook Versions requires the purchase of a subscription to or ; Kurzweil Format Use of Kurzweil ® formatted books requires the purchase of Kurzweil software at Get this from a library! Norse mythology A to Z. [Kathleen N Daly; Marian Rengel] -- Alphabetically listed entries identify and explain the characters, events, important places, and other aspects of .

    Greek and Roman Mythology A to Z Native American Mythology A to Z Norse Mythology A to Z South and Meso-American Mythology A to Z MYTHOLOGY A TO Z. MYTHOLOGY A TO Z This book is printed on acid-free paper. Contents 8 Introduction vii Map of the Greek World, c. – b.c. xii. Alphabetically listed entries identify and explain the characters, events, important places, and other aspects of Norse mythology. This book is available in: English.


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The book Greek and Roman Mythoglogy A-Z by Kathleen N. Daly is an excellent book for Greek and Roman culture. It is updated to recent facts and is extremely easy to find information. It not only contains the names of hundreds of Greek and Roman gods and goddesses, it /5.

This is a great book if you just need to look up some quick information on a Greek or Roman god. It does go into detail on some of the more important characters like Hercules, but most just have a few paragraphs.

My main complaint is that even though it says "Greek AND ROMAN Mythology" about 75% of the characters covered are Greek in origin/5(5). A detailed yet accessible book ("designed specifically for young readers"), "Norse Mythology A to Z" is well-organized and written in an easy-to-understand style.

It's a great resource for authors, kids, and others who are interested in a concise listing of /5(4). The myths and legends of the ancient worlds, from Greece, Rome and Egypt to the Norse and Celtic lands, through Persia and India to China and the Far East, the Ultimate Encyclopedia of Mythology is a comprehensive A to Z of the classic stories of gods and goddesses, heroes and mythical beasts, wizards and warriors/5.

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Thank you for your patience. Mythology A to Z book Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Publish your book with B&N. Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes is a book written by Edith Hamilton, published in by Little, Brown and Company.

It has been reissued since then by several publishers, including its 75th anniversary illustrated edition. It retells stories of Greek, Roman, and Norse mythology drawn from a variety of sources.

The introduction includes commentary on the major classical poets used Author: Edith Hamilton. In a world thought to have been created--and nearly destroyed--by the primordial gods Izanagi and Izanami, mythic heroes battled ferocious dragons and giant spiders, while ordinary bamboo cutters and farmers made unexpected contact with the supernatural.

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Legends—Europe—Encyclopedias. Title. BLM66 '—dc21 File Size: 2MB. Sphinx In Greek mythology the sphinx had the body of a lion, the head of a woman and wings like an eagle. Styx In Greek mythology the River Styx was the boundary between the world of the living and the underworld.

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A keystone of our culture is the body of myth and legend of the ancient Western world--stories of gods and heroes that have inspired human creativity since time immemorial. Hamilton's renowned classic brings this legacy to life anew, with impeccably accurate /5(3). Mythology & History.

Showing 1 - 32 of 32 Items. Narrow Your Results THE DICTIONARY OF MYTHOLOGY: An A-Z of Themes, Legends and Heroes. J.A. Coleman. Paperbound. $ $ Add to Cart. THE MAGICAL HISTORY OF MERMAIDS.

THE LOST BOOK OF THE GRAIL. Caitlin & John Matthews. Paperbound. $ $This category contains pages that are part of the Greek Mythology book. If a page of the book isn't showing here, please add text {{BookCat}} to the end of the page concerned. You can view a list of all subpages under the book main page (not including the book main page itself), regardless of whether they're categorized, here.Zeus - Roman name: Jupiter or Jove.

The sky-god Zeus rules Mount Olympus. His weapon is the thunderbolt, and his bird is the eagle. The central figure of the myths, Zeus epitomizes their complexity. At times he is divine and represents a pure, eternal sense of justice; at other times, he is capricious and cruel.

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