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Encyclopedia of Greek and Roman mythology

Author: Luke Roman; Monica Roman
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, ©2010.
Series: Facts on File library of religion and mythology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This encyclopedia presents the mythology of ancient Greek and Rome. It examines the best-known figures of Greek and Roman mythology together with the great works of classic literature that are the sources for our understanding of mythology. This work also features numerous illustrations from both ancient and modern works of fine art to show how myths have been transmitted in visual form through the ages. Entries  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luke Roman; Monica Roman
ISBN: 9780816072422 0816072426
OCLC Number: 298670875
Description: xi, 548 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: A-to-Z entries --
Selected bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Facts on File library of religion and mythology.
Other Titles: Greek and Roman mythology
Responsibility: Luke Roman and Monica Roman.

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Greek and Roman mythology has fascinated people for more than two millennia, and its influence on cultures throughout Europe, America, North Africa, and the Middle East attests to the universal  Read more...

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