This comprehensive look at mythology describes central mythical figures, summarize their stories, and highlights the ceremonies, festivals, and customs associated with each figure. Each of the fifteen chapters covers a seperate area of the world. Sidebars encourage children to make connections between cultures by pointing out the similarities of customs and beliefs among them and the influences of myth on literature and language.
The fine art reproduced in the book comes from museums.
Fables Folk Tales and Myths,
Fairy Tales Folk Tales Fables,