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Who"s Who in Classical Mythology

by Adrian Room

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Gramercy .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Greco-Roman Mythology,
  • Social Science,
  • Literature: Folklore/Mythology,
  • Antiquities & Archaeology,
  • Literary Collections / Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Sale Books,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Mythology, Classical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7681619M
    ISBN 100517222566
    ISBN 109780517222560
    OCLC/WorldCa51258489

    The Library of Greek Mythology (a.k.a. the Bibliotheca) is the only work that survives from classical antiquity that attempts to provide a comprehensive account of all – or at least large parts – of Greek mythology. As such, it’s long been one of the main ancient sources that scholars have used to piece together Greek mythology. Classical mythology is a term often used to designate the myths belonging to the Greek and Roman traditions. The myths are believed to have been acquired first by oral tradition, entering since Homer and Hesiod (ca. BC) the literate era; later works by those who studied or collected the myths, or sometimes all literary works relating to mythology, are known as .

      Some Greek myths are native to Greece, others "migrated" into Greece from Asia Minor, Mesopotamia, and the Levant. The Greek love-goddess Aphrodite (aka Venus), for example, is thought to be descended from the Mesopotamian goddess Inanna (aka Isht. The Garland Science website is no longer available to access and you have been automatically redirected to INSTRUCTORS. All instructor resources (*see Exceptions) are now available on our Instructor instructor credentials will not grant access to the Hub, but existing and new users may request access student .

    Welcome to Oxford Classical Mythology Online, a companion to Morford, Lenardon and Sham’s best-selling Classical Mythology, Ninth site offers users of the book a large number of resources and much information.   Read or Download Who's Who in Non-Classical Mythology (Who's Who (Routledge)) Book by Edgerton Skyes. It is one of the best seller books in this month. Avaliable format in PDF, EPUB, MOBI, KINDLE, E-BOOK and AUDIOBOOK. Who's Who in Non-Classical Mythology (Who's Who (Routledge)) by Edgerton Skyes. Book Detail: Category: eBooks .


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Who's Who in Classical Mythology is an indispensable guide to all the Greek and Roman mythological characters, from major deities such as Athena and Bacchus, to the lesser-known wood nymphs and centaurs.

Also included, of course, are the heroic mortals, figures such as Jason, Aeneas, Helen, Achilles, and Odysseus, all brought to life in a fascinating series of 5/5(3).

Who's Who in Classical Mythology is the most complete and detailed reference book of its kind. It offers scholarly, yet accessible accounts of those mythological tales surrounding such gods as Apollo, Zeus, Athena and Dionysus, and mortals such as Achilles, Odysseus, Jason, Aeneas, Romulus and Remus and by: Who's Who in Classical Mythology is the most complete and detailed reference book of its kind.

It offers scholarly, yet accessible accounts of those mythological tales surrounding such gods as Apollo, Zeus, Athena and Dionysus, and mortals such as Achilles, Odysseus, Jason, Aeneas, Romulus and Remus and Tarquin.

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With more than 1, entries, this dictionary-style guide is the most comprehensive source available for everything you'd like to know about the giants--and lesser-known characters --of classical Greek and Roman mythology/5.

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Authoritative, entertaining and enlightening, this is the definitive biographical guide to Greek and. I bought this book as preparation for a Mediterranean study-cruise.

It is a sort of encyclopedia of Greek and Roman mythology. Any classical mythological name can be found here with a synopsis of their major stories Just be warned: each character's story tends to be so interesting as to lead you to look up all the other characters that appear, and you will find yourself reading for hours/5(5).

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Many of the most familiar names of classical mythology are firmly rooted in our literary consciousness, where they usually rank on a popular par with biblical figures (especially those of the Old Testament) and the more memorable characters from the plays of William Shakespeare.

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Mythology by Edith Hamilton () Myths of the Ancient Greeks by Richard P. Martin () The Penguin Book of Classical Myths by Jenny March () The Gods of the Greeks by Károly Kerényi () The Heroes of the Greeks by Károly Kerényi () A Handbook of Greek Mythology by H.

Rose () The Complete World of Greek Mythology by. Whos Who In Mythology book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Extensive and colourful mythologies of gods, heroes, places, /5.

Who's Who in Classical Mythology is the most complete and detailed reference book of its kind. It offers scholarly, yet accessible accounts of those mythological tales surrounding such gods as Apollo, Zeus, Athena and Dionysus, and mortals such as Achilles, Odysseus, Jason, Aeneas, Romulus and Remus and Tarquin/5(5).

This new section, entitled Representations in art, discusses the pervasive influence of mythological themes on the visual arts from antiquity to the present day. From chapters 3 to 26 we highlight the most important contributions to the visual arts inspired by classical mythology.The book is in standard, alphabetical format, with entries on deities ranging from a brief sentence to a couple of paragraphs.

Their roles in myths are necessarily very briefly summarized although a number of entries on the creation legends of various cultures are more fully developed, running as long as a couple book is best used as.Who's Who in Classical Mythology is the most complete and detailed reference book of its kind.

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