Women of Classical Mythology

Book Details

Author  Robert E. Bell
Publisher  ABC-CLIO
Publication Date   June 30, 1991
ISBN  0874365813
Pages  462

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The first and only comprehensive biographical dictionary devoted to mythological women.

• Over 2,500 A–Z entries detail the woman's contribution and places her in context with male associates

• Includes a special index titled "The Men in Their Lives" which makes it simple to locate a figure through her relations such as Theseus' mother or Achilles' wife

• Cross references and end-of-entry citations allow readers to go from most entries directly to the classical sources

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