In his latest book on mythology, Leonard Everett Fisher describes fourteen of these gods, explaining their powers, their duties, and their images. From one-eyed Odin, God of the Skies and giver of wisdom, to Freya, Goddess of Beauty, to Thor, the fierce God of War, Fisher brings the Nordic gods vividly to life. A map, bibliography, family tree, and pronunciation guide are included.
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This book describes all of the important mythical characters of the Ancient Norse. It is fun to re-learn about possible characters readers may have forgotten about. The descriptions & the pictures that go along with them make the book very enjoyable & fun to read.