Athena (Gods and Heroes of the Ancient World) by Susan Deacy

By Susan Deacy

In this definitive evaluation of a number of the representations and methods to Athena, Susan Deacy does what no different has performed earlier than and brings all of the features of this mythical determine into one, extraordinary study.

A survey of 1 of the main enduringly renowned of historic deities, the book introduces Athena’s fantasy, cult and reception, whereas directing the reader to designated dialogue as and whilst it truly is acceptable.

Students will locate it a very good assist in their experiences, and for the overall reader with an curiosity within the historical international and for these from comparable disciplines resembling literature, artwork historical past and faith, it provides a mine of data and perception into this fascinating classical figure.

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