God & Goddess Stories by David (University of Newcastle, New South Wales) West
  

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God & Goddess Stories by David (University of Newcastle, New South Wales) West

Ten beautifully illustrated stories tell classic tales from different cultures of powerful gods and goddesses in mythology clashing with each other and with humans. Myths include: Pandora opening the box that releases the evils of humanity, and King Midas whose touch turned everything to gold, from Greek mythology; Ganesha, the god with the elephant head, from Indian mythology; Thors Hammer, from Norse mythology; mighty Glooscap and the baby Wasis from Native American mythology; and the god Horus taking back the throne of Egypt, from Egyptian mythology. Feature boxes add additional details to help readers better understand concepts in the story as well as the time period in which the story was written.

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Format

Paperback
24 pages

Author

David (University of Newcastle, New South Wales) West
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Publisher

Crabtree Publishing Co,US

Publication date

28th October 2014

ISBN

9780778708230


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