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.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 224 pages, 80 illustrations, 8 in colour
- Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
- Publication Date: 31/08/2010
- Category: Classical history / classical civilisation
- ISBN: 9780500251737