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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It was, however, the boy's fate to be killed by his own father. AONGHUS was the
Irish love god. His father was DAGDA, the father of the gods and the protector of
druids, and his mother was the water goddess BOANN. Rather like Zeus, Dagda
She sapped his power and plundered his store of secret knowledge, and when
done, she bound him in stone by his own spells. lMerlin and Nimue BV E BuRnE-
JONFS. rAWAS, C 1870 ) mortal father. Such a half-human sacrifice seemed ...
He was extremely unhappy as he missed his daughter Tokoyo was also
miserable at being separated from her father and determined to find him. She
sold all her property and set out for a place called Akasaki on the coast, from
where the Oki ...
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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