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The Gods of Greece and Rome

by Talfourd Ely

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Myths & mythology,
  • Pre-Christian European & Mediterranean religions,
  • Mythology, Classical,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Mythology,
  • History,
  • Sociology,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7638960M
    ISBN 100486427986
    ISBN 109780486427980
    OCLC/WorldCa51003811

    Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome > Before entering upon the many strange beliefs of the ancient Greeks, and the extraordinary number of gods they worshipped, we must first consider what kind of beings these divinities were. The Twelve gods of Greece and Rome. [Charlotte R Long] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, bgn:Thesis\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ;.

    A useful reference book about most of the Greek gods and goddesses. Stories of the Trojan War, Ulysses and Aeneas, all illustrated with quotations from the poets from Aeschylus to Longfellow and with reproductions of paintings and sculpture.   Alien Space Gods Of Ancient Greece And Rome - Revelations Of The Oracle Of Delphi by W. Raymond Drake, Timothy Green Beckley, Drake's work complements that of Chariots of the Gods? by Erich Von Daniken, his first book appearing in print prior to Von Daniken's international : Inner Light - Global Communications.

    Get this from a library! Gods and goddesses of Greece and Rome.. -- Presents an encyclopedic reference to the gods and goddesses of ancient Greek and Roman mythologies, discussing the origins of each god, featured myths, how they were worshipped, and how they were. Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome E. M. BERENS (-) This is a comprehensive collection of all the major and minor gods of Rome and Greece, with descriptions of festivals and retellings of major mythological stories.


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The Gods of Greece and Rome by Talfourd Ely Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Gods of Greece and Rome Paperback – Ma by Talfourd Ely (Author)/5(3). So if you think you'd like a book about the gods of Greece and Rome, it's not a bad one.

If not, skip this one. There is a separate chapter on each of the major gods and goddesses. The early ones assume some pre-knowledge that I didn't necessarily have/5. Each of the primary and minor gods receives an individual chapter that recounts both the Greek origins and the later Roman adaptation.

Profiles of less-familiar figures from the ancient pantheon include the Dioscuri, better known as Castor and Pollux, the patrons of athletes and sailors; Aesculapius, the god of health and healing; Rhea, the mother of the gods; and Pan, the frolicsome woodlands :   In several cases, both the Greek and the Roman versions of a god have separate entries (e.g., Ares and Mars, Athena and Minerva, Cupid and Eros).

Entries are arranged alphabetically and range in length from one to eight pages. The origins and context of each character begin the entry. Representative stories about the The Gods of Greece and Rome book provide more detail.3/5(1).

The Pantheon Or Ancient History Of The Gods Of Greece And Rome For The Use Of Schools And Young Persons Of Both Sexes With Engravings Etc Available: macOS, Windows, Android, Tablet Get this Book.

Gods and Goddesses of Greece and Rome book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This title explores the many gods, goddesses, /5.

The Twelve Gods of Greece and Rome - Charlotte R. Long - Google Books. Based on the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Case Western University,originally presented under the title: The twelve gods in. Ancient Greek and Roman Gods is an informational text that describes the gods worshipped by Greeks and Romans.

They were a lot like humans except larger, stronger, more beautiful, and immortal. The stories and beliefs about these gods have played a role in how people think and act today. This book describes several of the most important. Of Gods and Men: Stories from Ancient Greece and Rome.

Daisy Dunn offers a deeply researched collection of stories reflecting the eclectic richness and depth of the classical literary canon. Striking a balance between the 'classic classic' (such as Dryden's translation of the Aeneid) and the less familiar or expected, Of Gods and Men ranges from the epic poetry of Homer to the histories of Arrian and Diodorus Siculus /5(6).

Most of the Greek Gods and Goddesses were adopted by the ancient Romans, although in most cases there was a change of name. In the table below is a list of the Greek Gods and Heroes and their Roman equivalents: Greek Name Roman Name Role Zeus Jupiter King of the Gods Hera Juno Goddess of.

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No finer survey of classical mythology exists than this instructive and entertaining guide to the gods. Reprint of Olympos: The Gods of Greece and Rome, originally published by G. Putnam's Sons, New York, and H. Grevel & Co., London, You might also Like. BOOK EXCERPT: Includes individual entries on more than forty of the most frequently represented gods and goddesses, as well as related mythical creatures, such as Fates and Furies, and lesser-known gods from outlying areas of the Greco-Roman world.

The inferior gods of the sea and the rivers (Water-deities of the Greeks: the sea-monsters ; Skylla and the sirens ; the Greek sea-gods as guardians of seafarers ; rivers and nymphs of fountains among the Greeks --Springs and rivers among the Romans) Janus, the Roman god of light and of beginning.

Other Titles: Olympos: Responsibility. Aelius Aristides Between Greece, Rome, and the Gods. William Vernon Harris, Brooke Holmes. BRILL, - Literary Criticism- pages. 0Reviews. Wealthy, conceited, hypochondriac (or. the origins of the twelve gods the near east and greece to ca. b.c. By: CHARLOTTE R.

LONG Pages: –Cited by: 1. Moore’s Ancient Greece and Rome DBQ 6 Document 4 Hippocrates, who practiced medicine in ancient Greece around B.C., is considered the father of modern medicine. He believed that illness came from natural causes rather than from the gods.

Today doctors take a modern version of the Hippocratic Oath upon graduation from medical school. This book provides a thorough look at the myths of the Olympian and Roman cultures, starting with the Origin of the World and going through the different dynasties and the Gods that were worshipped.

We even learn about Sea Gods, Minor Divinities like the Harpies, as well as Night Gods/5(). The Gods of Greece and Rome by Talfourd Ely starting at $ The Gods of Greece and Rome has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

The book is divided into different aspects of life, from wealth and health to protection and romance and the gods worshiped in those arenas of life from Hellenistic Egypt to Greece to by: 2. Buy Of Gods and Men: Stories from Ancient Greece and Rome by Daisy Dunn, Daisy Dunn (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 3. The Stories of Old Greece and Rome is an easy to read summary of all of the famous and not so famous Greek and Roman mythological stories. All of the famous Heroes are here: Theseus, Jason.This was a bit like reading a text book.

The first half was a definition of the origins and relationships of the Greek and Roman gods which got more tedious as the gods got more obscure. The second half was the famous legends which were not written with any gusto/5.