Great Heroes of Mythology
This elegant volume presents and discusses mythological tales of heroes from many different cultures around the world. With stories from Classical Greece, ancient Egypt, the Middle East, Scandinavia, sub-Saharan Africa, North and South America, Ireland, and more, the result is a global perspective on the hero's role in mythology.
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Heroes of Classical Greek Mythology
Heroes of the British Isles
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