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The mythology handbook : a course in ancient Greek myths

Author: Hestia Evans; Dugald Steer; Clint Twist
Publisher: London ; New York : Candlewick Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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This highly informative, interactive handbook explores the amazing myths of ancient Greece. Brimming with facts and special features, it also contains maps and many heroic and monstrous activities.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hestia Evans; Dugald Steer; Clint Twist
ISBN: 9780763642914 0763642916
OCLC Number: 244055467
Notes: "Written by Dugald A. Steer and Clint Twist"--Title page verso.
Description: 71 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 22 cm
Contents: The immortals --
The twelve Olympians --
Other Greek gods and spirits --
Greek myths of creation --
Life on Olympus --
The underworld --
Hades and Persephone --
Enemies of the gods --
Religion in ancient Greece --
Ancient Greek architecture --
Gods and men --
Mythical creatures --
The history of mankind --
Mythical peoples --
The wanderings of Dionysus --
Ancient Greek art --
Daedalus and Icarus --
The heavens --
The legend of Midas --
Three legends : Orpheus, Narcissus, and Sisyphus --
A time of heroes --
Ancient Greek heroes --
The labours of Heracles --
Atalanta and the Calydonian boar --
The Olympic games --
Ancient Greek theatre --
The Trojan War --
Bellerophon and Pegasus.
Responsibility: by Hestia Evans ; edited by Dugald A. Steer and Clint Twist.
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This highly informative, interactive handbook explores the amazing myths of ancient Greece. Brimming with facts and special features, it also contains maps and many heroic and monstrous activities.

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