Treasury of Greek mythology : classic stories of gods, goddesses, heroes & monsters / by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrations by Christina Balit

Author(s): Napoli, Donna Jo, 1948-
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Subjects: Mythology, Greek--Juvenile literature
Mythology, Greek
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile, Pre-adolescent (9-13 years old)
Edition: Reinforced library ed
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, c2011
LC Classification: B, BL
Physical Description: 191 p., 30 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 31 cm
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Greek mythology
Additional Authors: Balit, Christina
Notes: LCCN: 2011024327
ISBN: 9781426308444 (hbk.)
ISBN: 1426308442 (hbk.)
ISBN: 9781426308451 (lib. bdg.)
ISBN: 1426308450 (lib. bdg.)
Summary: An introduction to some of the most prominent beings in the ancient Greek pantheon
Includes bibliographical references (p. 186-187) and index
Contents: Gaia, mother Earth -- Uranus, father heaven -- Cronus, Titan king -- Zeus, king of the gods -- Hestia, goddess of the hearth -- Poseidon, god of the seas -- Athena, goddess of wisdom -- Hades, god of the underworld -- Demeter, goddess of the harvest -- Apollo, god of music -- Artemis, goddess of the hunt -- Hera, goddess of marriage -- Hephaestus, god of metalworking -- Aphrodite, goddess of love and beauty -- Hermes, messenger of the gods -- Ares, god of war -- Helios, Sun god -- Selene, goddess of the Moon -- Dionysus, god of wine -- Perseus, the ill-fated hero -- Orion, the hunter -- Heracles, the hero who became immortal -- Jason, wanderer of the seas -- Theseus, the king of Athens -- Helen, the lethal beauty
IMC copy purchased with monies from the Richard & Dorothy Duncan Fund
Donation Info: Donor : Duncan, Richard
Donor : Duncan, Dorothy
OCLC Number: 698332708
ISBN/ISSN: 9781426308444