Classical Mythology: Images and Insights
Mayfield Publishing Company, 2001 - Mythology, Classical - 1086 pages
Comprehensive and beautifully illustrated, this is the only classical mythology text that combines thorough coverage of theoretical approaches to myth with a substantial anthology of primary works. More than 700 pages of primary selections, many of them complete works, include major hymns, epics, and plays of classical myth, while more than 200 photographs of classical works of art illustrate how the Greeks and Romans envisioned gods.
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Achilles Aegisthus Aeneas Aeschylus Agamemnon Agave Akhaians Akhilleus ancient anger Antigone Aphrodite Apollo Artemis Athene Athene's Athenian battle birth blood bring Cadmus Cassandra century B.c. Chapter chariot child Choragos Chorus Clytemnestra Creon dark daughter dead death Demeter Dido Dionysus divine earth epic Euripides evil eyes fate father fear FIGURE friends Furies Gaea gifts give goddess gods golden Greek myth grief Hades Haemon hand heart heaven Hektor Hephaestus Hera Heracles Hermes hero hero's heroic Hesiod Homeric honor human husband Iliad immortal Jason Jocasta killed king land live lord male marriage Medea Messenger mortal mother mythic Odysseus Odysseus's Oedipus Olympian Olympus oracle Orestes Orpheus Pentheus Persephone Perseus play poet Poseidon Prometheus ritual role Roman Rome ship soul story Teiresias tell Thebes Theseus Titans tradition Trojan Troy turn Turnus Underworld wife wine woman women words Zeus Zeus's