|Publisher||CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform|
|Publication Date||August 26, 2015|
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Greek Gods Part One: Discover the Ancient Secrets of Greek Mythology including The Titans, Heracles, Zeus and Poseidon! (Ancient Greece, Titans, Gods, Zeus, Hercules)Greek mythology has drastically influenced Western civilization, as artists of all form have used Greek mythology as inspiration. Therefore an understanding of Greek mythology can provide not only a glimpse into a lost past, but also help us understand our own heritage. This book will provide an insight into some of the most important figures in ancient Greek mythology. We will look at their various feats of strength, courage and perseverance, as well as some of their romances and conflicts. Additionally, themes will be noted in order to demonstrate how many of the key issue in these myths still pervade today, and to show how the myths developed in order to explain natural phenomenon and inspire heroism in civilization.
The gods covered in this book are:
- The Titans
- Heracles (also known as Hercules)
- Poseidon (also known as Neptune)
Greek Gods Part Two
Discover the Ancient Secrets of Greek Mythology including The Titans, Heracles, Zeus and More! Part 2 (Percy Jackson, Chaos, Uranus, Cyclops, Chronos, Tartarus, Olympia )Have you ever wondered what the Ancient Greeks believed about time? Have you ever considered what the Ancient Greeks believe existed before the universe came into being? These questions, and many more, will be covered in this book that deals with the mysteries of Ancient Greek mythology. The first book in this series looked at the some of the key figures in ancient Greek mythology, this book provides a more in-depth study into two specific elements of ancient Greek mythology: the personification of chaos and time. We will look at Chronos – the god of time – and what his role was in wider mythology. We will also look at the Ancient Greek’s understanding of chaos, and how and why they embraced chaos in their festivals. Throughout these studies we will also consider the importance of personification in Ancient Greek mythology, which is key to achieving an understanding of how the Ancient Greek mindset operated, how the Ancient Greek culture worked, and provides a clue as to how we can best interpret Ancient Greek artwork and literature.
This book includes the following topics:
- Introduction: a broad look at mythology, the Ancient Greek culture, and the role of personification in Ancient Greek myth
- The myth of chaos
- Ancient Greek festivals; the return of chaos
- The myth of Chronos
- The personification of time
- The role of personification in Ancient Greek myth
- Conclusion: what can we learn from personification in Ancient Greek mythology?
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