|Author||J. A. Coleman|
|Category||Encyclopedia and Dictionary|
This is a very entertaining and wide-ranging selection of myths and their origins. The book includes references, heroes, places, and legends from all five continents and from the different cultures and people found there. It will appeal to all general knowledge and crossword enthusiasts and those who enjoy complete reference libraries. Everyone is attracted to myths, from the fairy tales of our childhood to the Greek and Roman gods. This is a fabulous, well-written, and exhaustively researched book that really expands the topic. It features a wonderful cover and an easy-to-use, attractive design in a new, much handier size, abridged by George Davidson.