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Greek gods and heroes

by Ann Birchall

  • 170 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by British Museum Publications Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology, Greek, in art,
  • Art, Greek

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 32.

    StatementAnn Birchall, P. E. Corbett.
    ContributionsCorbett, Peter Edgar, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL790 .B57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p., [24] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5235019M
    ISBN 100714112429, 0714112429
    LC Control Number75305565

    What was one of the most memorable moments of Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths? The last 'About the Author' part, where he describes the constant inter family tension being the entire reason for the diverse tales. Which character – as performed by .   Buy Greek Gods and Heroes Reprint by Graves, Robert (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(47).

    Forty gods, goddesses, heroes and heroines of Greek Mythology are waiting to be discovered within, including Gaia, Zeus, Prometheus, Pandora, Athena, Antigone, Orpheus, Helen and Achilles. Each portrait includes the person's genealogy, allies and enemies, history and the myths associated with them. Free download or read online Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Edith Hamilton. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this non fiction, history story are,.4/5.

    In Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths, bestselling author Bernard Evslin shares his passion for these fabulous tales and the eternal themes they so beautifully express. In this accessible overview, you’ll get to know the iconic gods, heroes, and tragic figures: Zeus, the all-powerful king of the gods; Hera, his cunning and jealous. Brave and powerful Hercules is perhaps the most loved of all Greek heroes. The son of Zeus and Alcmene (a granddaughter of Perseus), Hercules grew up to become a famed warrior. But Zeus's jealous wife, Hera, made him temporarily insane, and he killed his wife and punishment Hercules performed twelve seemingly impossible labors, which have been the subject of countless works of art.


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