The encyclopedia of world mythology : a comprehensive A-Z of the myths and legends of Greece, Rome, Egypt, Persia, India, China, and the Norse and Celtic lands /
Arthur Cotterell & Rachel Storm.
London : Lorenz Books, c2004.
512 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 30 cm.
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London : Lorenz Books, c2004.
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Includes index.
Previously published as: The ultimate encyclopedia of mythology / Arthur Cotterill & Rachel Storm. London : Lorenz, 1999.
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This is a comprehensive reference source to the extraordinary tales and legends of the ancient world's most fascinating and beguiling mythologies, for both Eastern and Western cultures.
Main Description
In this important volume, the ancient mythologies are brought to life in the most comprehensive coverage yet produced. The essential structure of the book is designed so that it is easy to use and to give maximum accessibility by detailing, from A to Z, the characters, significant events, sites of interest, stories and symbols. Together these entries create a clear and comprehensive guide to who is who, with handy cross-references throughout.
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Lively and informed narrative by two expert authorities in their field.

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