Greek gods, human lives : what we can learn from myths / Mary Lefkowitz

Author(s): Lefkowitz, Mary R., 1935-
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Subjects: Mythology, Greek
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2003
LC Classification: B, BL
Physical Description: xi, 288 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
1. Origins 13
2. Gods Among Mortals 30
3. The Gods in the Iliad 53
4. The Gods in the Odyssey 85
5. The Gods in Drama I: Apollo and Orestes 113
6. The Gods in Drama II: Apollo, Athena, and Others 141
7. The Gods in Hellenistic Poetry 169
8. The Gods in the Aeneid 190
9. Changes 209
Conclusion: The Gods in Our Lives 234
Notes 241
Glossary 251
References 261
Recommendations for Further Reading 267
Index 269
Notes: LCCN: 2003010659
ISBN: 0300101457 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-268) and index
OCLC Number: 52312620
ISBN/ISSN: 0300101457