eBook Heroes and Heroines of Greece and Rome, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0761499814
  • ISBN-13: 9780761499817
  • DDC: 398.20938
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
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  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released January 2012
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Overview

The 94 articles in this volume represent well-known heroic figures as well as the demigods, nymphs, sorceresses, and other creatures that inhabited the mortal world and figured prominently in the myths of the heroes and heroines of Greece and Rome

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
Contributors.
1: Achilles.
2: Actaeon.
3: Adonis.
4: Aeneas.
5: Agamemnon.
6: Ajax.
7: Alcestis.
8: Amazons.
9: Andromeda.
10: Antigone.
11: Arachne.
12: Ariadne.
13: Atalanta.
14: Atreus.
15: Bellerophon.
16: Cadmus.
17: Callisto.
18: Calypso.
19: Cassandra.
20: Castor and Pollux.
21: Circe.
22: Clytemnestra.
23: Cyclopes.
24: Daedalus.
25: Danae.
26: Daphne.
27: Deucalion.
28: Diomedes.
29: Echo.
30: Electra.
31: Endymion.
32: Erichthonius.
33: Europa.
34: Galatea.
35: Ganymede.
36: Gorgons.
37: Harpies.
38: Hector.
39: Hecuba.
40: Helen.
41: Heracles.
42: Hero.
43: Hesperides.
44: Hippolyte.
45: Hippolytus.
46: Icarus.
47: Idomeneus.
48: Iphigeneia.
49: Jason.
50: Laocoon.
51: Laomedon.
52: Leda.
53: Lycaon.
54: Maenads.
55: Medea.
56: Memnon.
57: Menelaus.
58: Midas.
59: Minos.
60: Myrmidons.
61: Myrrha.
62: Narcissus.
63: Nestor.
64: Niobe.
65: Odysseus.
66: Oedipus.
67: Orestes.
68: Orion.
69: Orpheus.
70: Pandora.
71: Paris.
72: Pasiphae.
73: Patroclus.
74: Peleus.
75: Pelops.
76: Penelope.
77: Perseus.
78: Phaethon.
79: Philoctetes.
80: Pleiades.
81: Priam.
82: Psyche.
83: Pygmalion.
84: Rhea Silvia.
85: Romulus and Remus.
86: Satyrs.
87: Sibyl.
88: Silenus.
89: Sisyphus.
90: Tantalus.
91: Theseus.
92: Tiresias.
93: Tithonus.
94: Troilus.
Pronunciation Guide.
Major Figures.
Further Reading and Resources.
Index.
Picture Credits.