The Routledge handbook of Greek mythology : based on H.J. Rose's "Handbook of Greek mythology" / Robin Hard.

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Other titles
  • Handbook of Greek mythology
  • Handbook of Greek mythology
  • Handbook of Greek mythology.
Edition
  • 1st pbk ed.
Published
  • London : Routledge 2004
Physical description
1 online resource (xvii, 753 pages) : illustrations, map
ISBN
  • 020344633X
  • 9780203446331
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 690-692) and index.
  • Other format: Also available in printed form.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Print version record.
Contents
  • 1. Sources for Greek myth -- 2. The beginnings of things: -- First beginnings -- The family of night -- Gaia, Ouranos, and the Titans -- Descendants of the Titans -- The family of Pontos and Gaia -- 3. The rise of Zeus and revolts against his rule: -- The Greek succession myth -- The further mythology of Kronos and Rhea -- Zeus and his earlier life -- The brides of Zeus and the origins of the Olympian gods -- The revolt of Typhon -- The revolt of the giants -- The Aloadai and their revolt -- Zeus and Prometheus -- 4. The brothers and sisters of Zeus: -- Poseidon, the Lord of the Deas and the Earthquake -- Hades and the mythology of the underworld -- Hades, Persephone and Demeter -- Hera -- Hestia, the virgin goddess of the hearth -- 5. The younger Olympian gods and goddesses: -- Apollo -- Hermes -- Hephaistos -- Ares -- Dionysos -- Athena -- Artemis and her cousin Hekate -- Aphrodite -- 6. Lesser deities and nature-spirits -- 7. The early history of the Inachids -- 8. The life of Herakles and return of the Heraklids: -- The birth of Herakles and his early life at Thebes -- The labours of Herakles -- Herakles' servitude to Omphale and major campaigns -- The later life of Herakles in central and northern Greece -- The return of the Heraklids -- 9. The mythical history of Thebes -- The foundation and early history of Thebes -- The Theban Wars and their aftermath -- 10. Legends of Crete and Athens -- Minos, Theseus and the Minotaur -- The brothers and descendants of Minos -- Theseus, king of Athens -- The Athenian royal family -- 11. Jason and the Argonauts -- 12. The history of the Deukalionid family -- Deukalion and his immediate family -- The daughters of Aiolos and their descendants -- The sons of Aiolos and their descendants -- 13. The Trojan War -- The origin of the war and the Greek crossing -- Leading figures in the conflict -- The course of the war and the sack of Troy -- 14. The returns of the Greeks and the history of the Pelopids -- The return journeys of the Greeks -- The wanderings of Odysseus and his later life -- The history of the Pelopids -- 15. The Atlantids, the Asopids and the Arcadian royal family -- The Atlantids -- The Asopids -- The Arcadian royal family -- 16. Legends of Greek lands -- 17. Aeneas, Romulus and the origins of Rome.
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  • Bibliography
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  • English
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  • This new edition is a completely rewritten, revised and expanded version of H.J. Rose's classic text.

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