The Complete World of Greek Mythology (Hardback)
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The Complete World of Greek Mythology (Hardback)

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Hardback 256 Pages / Published: 17/05/2004
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From the first millennium BC onwards, Greek myths have been repeated in an inexhaustible series of variations and reinterpretations. Nowadays they can be found in film, television and computer games. This book combines a retelling of Greek myths with a comprehensive account of the world in which they developed.

Throughout, the author draws upon the latest research into ancient Greek story-telling, presenting the material in an attractive, accessible and authoritative style. With its lavish illustrations, detailed genealogical tables of gods and heroes, box features and specially commissioned maps, this is the one essential resource on these classic stories that lie at the heart of western civilization.

Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
ISBN: 9780500251218
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 1200 g
Dimensions: 254 x 192 x 20 mm


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Not quite what i expected but then i wasn't sure what to expect. Very interesting neverthess especially for people wanting to know about the historical and geographical links.
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