The Greek and Roman Myths

The Greek and Roman Myths: A Guide to the Classical Stories

History , Ancient History
Hardback Published on: 31/08/2010
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This handy guide to the Greek and Roman Myths brings classical mythology to life. Written by a bestselling author on Ancient Greece and Rome, the book features an engaging blend of stories, facts and quotations from ancient authors, and places ancient myths in a modern context, discussing the ‘afterlives’ of the myths and the relevance of their messages today. Factfiles on heroes and heroines and family trees of the gods also make this a useful reference book for students.

  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780500251737
  • Number of pages: 224
  • Weight: 510g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 129 mm

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The Greek and Roman Myths
This book is perfect if the greek and roman myths confuse you. It's broken down and starts right from the very beginning. This book has great character pro... READ MORE
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Great place to start!
This book makes for a great starting point to Greek and Roman mythology. Providing the reader with an informative and easily accessible breakdown on the ma... READ MORE
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Greek and Roman Myths and Legends
This is a really good introduction into Mythology and is also a bit of an eye opener. Some of these Myths will make your toes curl but a really good read i... READ MORE
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