Publication Date: July 7, 2011 | ISBN-10: 0,205,176,070 ISBN-13 :978-0205176076 Edition: 7
Comprehensive, scholarly, this well-designed text in Greek and Roman mythology, vivid and easy-to-read manner. The material has been rearranged to make it easier to find that the new version has been streamlined. It provides a fresh translation, many illustrations (ancient and modern) of classical myths and legends and comments, emphasizing anthropology, history, religion, social and economic background of the myth is told. It also provides a cultural background, so that the reader can see that the myth has affected the world, as well as how to continue to affect today’s society.