The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Mythology: An A - Z Guide to the Myths and Legends of the Ancient World
The myths and legends of the ancient worlds, from Greece, Rome and Egypt to the Norse and Celtic lands, through Persia and India to China and the Far East. A comprehensive A to Z of the classic stories of gods and goddesses, heroes and mythical beasts, wizards and warriors.
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EBER DONN (above) and the Milesian chiefs drift in the fairy sea mists off the
Irish coast. On board Eber's ship, the druid Amairgen charmed the sea with magic
of his own, but Eber let out his greai war cry which broke the druid's spell and ...
MORRIGAN, sometimes known as Morrigu, was an Irish goddess of death on the
battlefield who helped the TUATHA DE DANANN at both battles of Magh
Tuireadh. She was associated with the other war deities MACHA, BADB and
TUATHA DE DANANN were "the people of the goddess Dana" in Irish mythology.
They were the last generation of gods to rule Ireland before the invasion of the
sons of MILESIUS, the ancestors of the present-day Irish. The Tuatha De Danann
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Comprehensive reference guide to world mythology with sections on classical world, norse lands, south and central asia, egypt and west asia, celtic world, east asia. Entries are made in A-Z format within each main section with lots of full colour illustrations and photos. Read full review