Gifts from the Gods: Ancient Words and Wisdom from Greek and Roman Mythologyby Lise Lunge-Larsen, Gareth Hinds (Illustrator)
Ancient names come to rich and fascinating life in this lavishly illustrated gift book for mythology fans and word lovers.
Did you know that “museums” were initially temples built to worship the nine muses, the goddesses of the arts? That “Janus” was the god of the doorways and hallways, and we have named our janitors after him?
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This book explains the meaning of words based on the Gods' stories. It is very interesting and fascinating.