Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths

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Dell Laurel-Leaf, 1966 - Juvenile Fiction - 224 pages
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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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Great Gift for my Nephew

User Review  - Schmal - Christianbook.com

This was a great Christmas gift for my nephew. He wanted a book about the Greek gods. He liked that it had the origin of words list in the back. He is 10 years old. Read full review

Heroes Gods and Monsters of Greek Myths

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If you are a history lover or a myth lover or are interested in anything Greek Heroes Gods and Monsters of Greek Mythsshould be added to your collection. Read full review

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Contents

Poseidon
15
Demeter
22
Prometheus
55
Phaethon
63
Orpheus
74
Eros and Psyche
91
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Bernard Evslin was a novelist, playwright, film writer and director. He had several plays produced, both on and off Broadway, among them The Geranium Hat. He has authored over seventy titles, including novels and short stories.

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