Celtic Mythology Rocks!

Celtic Mythology Rocks!

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The Celts conquered much of Europe by the first millennium B.C., making them one of the great founding cultures of European civilization. Their mythology is filled with beautiful heroes, gods, and battles.

In Celtic Mythology Rocks!, author Catherine Bernard has collected some of the most important myths of the Celtic world and presents them with an authentic appreciation for their unique characters, landscapes, and philosophies. Each of the stories is enhanced by expert commentary of scholars, wonderful illustrations, and a question-and-answer section.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766038950
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/01/2011
Series: Mythology Rocks!
Pages: 104
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 950L (what's this?)
Age Range: 11 - 14 Years

Table of Contents

Celtic Names and Places 5

Preface 7

Map of Celts 8

1 The Coming of the Tuatha Dé Danaan 14

2 The Milesian Invasion 27

3 Cúchulainn and Emer 36

4 Oisín 49

5 Gwydion and Aranrhod 60

6 Pwyll, Head of Hades 73

7 Culhwch and Olwen 85

Glossary 97

Chapter Notes 99

Further Reading and Internet Addresses 102

index 103

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