100 Characters from Classical Mythology: Discover the


  • Paperback
  • 100 Characters from Classical Mythology: Discover the Fascinating Stories of the Greek and Roman Deities
  • Malcolm Day
  • 24 July 2019
  • 0764160060

6 thoughts on “100 Characters from Classical Mythology: Discover the Fascinating Stories of the Greek and Roman Deities

  1. Pat Pat says:

    I always get stuck in crosswords and quizzes on the mythology questions This book will help me I m sure Not too deep and complicated but has all the best know tales I m very pleased with it Good quality and lovely pictures and charts too I would recommend this book.


  2. Lionel Lionel says:

    absolutely fantastic book exactly what i wanted and gives clear info on the Gods and their relations to each other


  3. Nettie Thomson Nettie Thomson says:

    Bought for my daughter for Christmas She is very pleased with it.


  4. magenta magenta says:

    Not well set out or easy to read.


  5. Michael Drain Michael Drain says:

    Excellent


  6. Lars Munthe Lars Munthe says:

    very good


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100 Characters from Classical Mythology: Discover the Fascinating Stories of the Greek and Roman Deities Dating back roughly , years, the gods of the ancient Greeks and later, of the Romans have figured prominently in legendry, poetry, drama, and the visual arts But today s readers are often confused when they encounter the myriad names of those deities and try to understand their roles in mythology This entertaining and mind expanding book chartsof the most prominent characters from Greco Roman mythology, including the primordial deities, the great gods of Olympus, and the shadowy inhabitants of Hades Addressing universal themes such as love, jealousy, anger, ambition, deceit, and beauty, the stories told here make fascinating reading while they add significance to countless classical references in our civilization s literature and art Author Malcolm Day profiles each god with a short, very readable summary of that personage s acts He sets each deity s story within the larger context of a family tree that encompasses all major gods Full color illustrations showing memorable scenes from classical mythology include reproductions from famous paintings and photos of statuary Separate chapters are devoted to The Primordial Gods Gaia, Uranus, Cronus, and others The Gods of Olympus Zeus, Poseidon, Athena, Apollo, and others Descendants of the Titans Iris, Nike, Helios, Eos, Atlas, and others Legendary Heroes Jason, Oedipus, Daedelus, Paris, Helen of Troy, and others Figures from the Odyssey Odysseus, Penelope, Circe, and others This virtual roadmap through the complexities of classical mythology features thanfull color illustrations


About the Author: Malcolm Day

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