Myth and Mythology: Tales from the Ancient World
Myth and Mythology: Tales from the Ancient World by Andrew T. Cummings
Myth and Mythology: Tales from the Ancient World Author: Andrew T. Cummings
Title: Myth and Mythology: Tales from the Ancient World
ISBN: 9654941880
ISBN13: 978-9654941884
Other Formats: mbr lit azw docx
Pages: 256 pages
Publisher: Astrolog Publishing House (September 1, 2004)
Language: English
Category: Literature & Fiction
Size PDF version: 1503 kb
Size EPUB version: 1265 kb
Subcategory: Mythology & Folk Tales




The characters and stories of the numerous gods as they appear in ancient writings are explored in this book of ancient mythology. Through the myths and stories, readers are invited to speculate about how people who lived thousands of years ago perceived the world around them. Myths are presented from the principal ancient cultures that affected the lives of Western people, including Sumeria, Mesopotamia, Persia, ancient Egypt, ancient Greece, and ancient Rome. This book shows how the mythology of the classical world played an essential role in molding the face and nature of the Western world.