This is a very entertaining and wide-ranging selection of myths and their origins. The book includes references, heroes, places, and legends from all five continents and from the different cultures and people found there. It will appeal to all general knowledge and crossword enthusiasts and those who enjoy complete reference libraries. Everyone is attracted to myths, from the fairy tales of our childhood to the Greek and Roman gods. This is a fabulous, well-written, and exhaustively researched book that really expands the topic. It features a wonderful cover and an easy-to-use, attractive design in a new, much handier size, abridged by George Davidson.
|Publisher:||Arcturus Publishing Limited|
|Product dimensions:||7.60(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)|
About the Author
After a career as a professional soldier, engineer, and surveyor, J.A. Coleman retired in 1986 and devoted his time to playing with words. He is the author of a variety of books, including The Complete Guide to Cryptic Crosswords, The Beginner’s Guide to Crosswords, Crossword Dictionary, and Wordmaster Dictionary.