Titan

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 20 June 2013
Titan

A representation of the Titan Oceanus, a figure from Greek mythology who was a personification of the river or ocean which encircled the world and was the source of all other rivers. With the Titan Tethys, he was the father of the Oceanids and the various river-gods, including Styx. (From the Trevi Fountain, Rome).


About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2013, June 20). Titan. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/1328/

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Titan." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 20, 2013. https://www.ancient.eu/image/1328/.

MLA Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Titan." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 20 Jun 2013. Web. 17 Sep 2019.

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