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Who"s who in Mythology

A. S. Murray

Who"s who in Mythology

classic guide to the ancient world.

by A. S. Murray

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Published by Studio Editions in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL15370442M
ISBN 101851702032

Who's Who in Egyptian Mythology (Book): Mercatante, Anthony S.: Alphabetically arranged entries on all the major gods, goddesses, myths, and themes of Egyptian mythology. In Greek mythology, Atlas (/ ˈ æ t l ə s /; Greek: Ἄτλας, Átlas) was a titan condemned to hold up the celestial heavens for eternity after the also plays a role in the myths of two of the greatest Greek heroes: Heracles (Hercules in Roman mythology) and ing to the ancient Greek poet Hesiod, Atlas stood at the ends of the earth in extreme en: The Hesperides, The Hyades, The .


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Alexander Murray begins this fascinating guide to well-known mythological figures with an account of the creation of the world out of 'a great shapeless mass'. According to classical mythology, from this chaos fashioned the first basic elements of creation: love, earth, sea, sky, night, and day/5(70).

This is a contemporary reprinting of a classic text called "Manual of Mythology" dating from (which the previous reviewer would have known if he would have done HIS research). Scholarship has of course advanced in years, as have the presumptions of moderns in regards to the beliefs of the by: 3.

Michael Grant is a well-known classical scholar and the author of many books on classical mythology. John Hazel, also a classical scholar, is the editor of an edition of Ovid's poetry.5/5(3).

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 portraits /5(10).

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/5(3). Who's who in Classical Mythology. 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(1).

Who's Who in Greek and Roman Mythology. Who's Who in Greek and Roman Mythology will be an invaluable introduction for beginners and will serve as a standard reference text for those already acquainted with mythology and captured by its many-faceted charms/5.

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. Mythology: 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.

Who's Who in Classical Mythology. 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.

Whos Who in Myth and Legend book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Myths and legends from around the globe are deconstructed, ana 4/5. Who's who in mythology: classic guide to the ancient world.

[A S Murray] -- Provides the stories of all the ancient deities and their deeds, devoted mainly to Greek and Roman mythology. Also covers Norse, German, Hindu and Egyptian mythology. Who s Who in Classical Mythology.

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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The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.5/5(1).

Get this from a library. Who's who in mythology: classic guide to the ancient world. [A S Murray] -- This invaluable reference book tells, with great precision and detail, the stories of the gods and their deeds. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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An argument could be made for Niobe, who lost her fourteen sons and daughters to Artemis and Apollo’s wrath. Queen Niobe had claimed she was better than Leto, the archer twins’ mother, as she had fourteen sons and daughters, all beautiful. Thus, i.

Who's who in classical mythology by Hodge, Jessica. Publication date Topics Folklore & Mythology - Mythology, Sale Books, Sale Adult - Sociology, Literature: Folklore/Mythology, Mythology, Classical Publisher New York, N.Y.: Smithmark Internet Archive Books.

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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).

Perseus, in Greek mythology, the slayer of the Gorgon Medusa and the rescuer of Andromeda from a sea monster. Perseus was the son of Zeus and Danae, the daughter of Acrisius of Argos. Learn more about the traditional story of Perseus in this article. David Kravitz WHO'S WHO IN GREEK AND ROMAN MYTHOLOGY 3rd Printing Hardcover New York Clarkson N.

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Mercatante and Robert Steven Bianchi presents the Egyptian pantheon and a compendium of related topics, historical personages, and themes pertinent to it in and arranged in an alphabetical order, and an encyclopedia-style, from Akhenaten to Zehuti (another Cited by: 9.

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Joseph John Campbell (Ma – Octo ) was an American professor of literature at Sarah Lawrence College who worked in comparative mythology and comparative work covers many aspects of the human experience.

Campbell's most well-known work is his book The Hero with a Thousand Faces (), in which he discusses his theory of the journey of the archetypal hero Alma mater: Columbia University (BA, MA).A list of who's who in Greek mythology and legend. The Trojan Horse was a device conjured by Odysseus to get the Greek troops inside the Trojan Walls.Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Associated-names Room, Adrian.

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