Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths
Four Winds Press, 1966 - Juvenile Fiction - 224 pages
The earth breeds giants and ogres of indescribable horror -- the heavens hold omnipotent gods and goddesses, abounding in courage, strength and wisdom.
Zeus, the almighty king of the gods, who cannot resist feminine beauty -- mortal or divine, and his jealous and vengeful wife, Hera.
Perseus, fearless mortal warrior, who takes on an impossible challenge: slaying the monstrous Medusa, whose glance turns men to stone.
The Minotaur, half-man and half-bull, the horrible fruit of a queen's unspeakable desire, who annually destroys the young victims sacrificed to his terrifying power.
A fantastic world of spells and curses, magic and mystery, forces that create and destroy at will.
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Review: Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek MythsUser Review - Emily - Goodreads
A well written book that contains the more popular myths. Some are missing and the reading level of the writing can be considered by some to be meant for younger children. While they might comprehend ... Read full review
Review: Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek MythsUser Review - Maddy Martin - Goodreads
I prefer Rick's tales :P Read full review
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