The Greek Gods

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Scholastic Inc., Jan 1, 1995 - Juvenile Fiction - 116 pages
30 Reviews
An excellent introduction to mythology, this book includes a glossary, afterword, and bibliography.
  

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User Review  - Dayna Smith - Goodreads

This is a great introduction to Greek mythology. Not in the same class as Bullfinch or Hamilton, but well written and much easier for younger readers. Read full review

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User Review  - Hannah - Goodreads

I was mindlessly searching my family's massive shelf when I stumbled across this tiny book; the title caught my eye. I stole borrowed the book from the shelf and with nothing better to do, spent the ... Read full review

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Contents

Zeus
3
Hera
6
Athene
8
Poseidon
15
Hades
19
Demeter
22
Birth of the Twins
31
Artemis
32
Aphrodite
52
Prometheus
57
Pandora
61
Phaethon
65
Orpheus
77
Narcissus and Echo
87
Eros and Psyche
95
Arion
107

Apollo
37
The Sons of Apollo
40
Hermes
45
Hephaestus
50
Afterword
112
Word Origins
114
Bibliography
116
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About the author (1995)

Bernard Evslin (1922-1993), a graduate of Rutgers University, was an award-winning screenwriter and producer of documentary films before turning to writing in the mid-1960s. He wrote more than 30 books which re-told the great Greek myths and legends.

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