Routledge Handbook of Greek Mythology by Robin Hard
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Routledge Handbook of Greek Mythology
By Robin Hard

The Routledge Handbook of Greek Mythology

Based on H.J. Rose's Handbook of Greek Mythology 7th Revised edition

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Routledge Handbook of Greek Mythology by Robin Hard

Book Description

This new edition is a completely rewritten and revised version of Rose's original, seminal, text. Adding a huge amount of new material, Robin Hard incorporates the results of the latest research into his authoritative accounts of all the gods and heroes. The narrative framework of the book includes helpful signposting so that the book can be used as work of reference, and alongside the narrative chapters, it includes full documentation of the ancient sources, maps, and genealogical tables. Illustrated throughout with numerous photographs and line drawings, it will remain the definitive account of ancient Greek mythology for generations to come.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415478908
ISBN-10: 0415478901
Format: Paperback
(246mm x 174mm x 36mm)
Pages: 776
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 17-Jun-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Sayings and Anecdotes by Robin Hard Sayings and Anecdotes, Paperback (May 2012)

A unique edition of the sayings of Diogenes, whose biting wit and eccentricity inspired the anecdotes that express his Cynic philosophy. It includes the accounts of his immediate successors, such as Crates and Hipparchia, and the witty moral preacher Bion. The contrasting teachings of the Cyrenaics and the hedonistic Aristippos complete the volume.

Meditations by Robin Hard Meditations, Paperback (September 2011)

Marcus Aurelius' Meditations is a private notebook of philosophical reflections with universal significance. Drawing on Stoic philosophy, Marcus confronts challenges that affect us all in our struggle to live meaningful lives. This edition includes a selection of Marcus' correspondence with his tutor Fronto which complements the Meditations.

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Author Biography - Robin Hard

Robin L. Hard is formerly of University of Reading. He is primarily interested in ancient philosophy and mythology and has published translations of the Meditations, Library of Greek Mythology and The Discourses of Epictetus.

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