World Mythology in Bite-Sized Chunks (Paperback)

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From the signs of the zodiac to literature and art, the influence of world mythology can still be seen in everyday life. With a stunning array of fascinating tales, World Mythology in Bite-Sized Chunks gets to grips with the ancient stories of Aboriginal, Sumerian, Egyptian, Mesoamerican, Maori, Greek, Roman, Indian, Norse, and Japanese cultures, encompassing legends from the most diverse societies and the most ancient cultures from across the globe. Learn about why Odin, the Father of the Gods in Norse mythology, was so keen to lose an eye, the importance of the Osiris myth of Ancient Egypt, and much more besides. Entertaining, authoritative, and incisive, this is an enlightening journey into the fascinating world of mythology.

About the Author

Mark Daniels is a freelance writer who studied Classics and Linguistics at Cambridge University.

Praise For…

"This handy little book documents different stories that proliferate across world mythology . . . it's all here in bite sized chunks." —Good Book Guide

Product Details
ISBN: 9781782435754
ISBN-10: 1782435751
Publisher: Michael O'Mara
Publication Date: September 28th, 2016
Pages: 224
Language: English
Series: Bite-Sized Chunks