The enduring myth of Arthur, the once and future king, has been the subject of romances and tales of valour since the Middle Ages, and Arthur's mythos has become entwined with the quest for the Holy Grail and its meaning. In this simple-to-follow A to Z guide, you will discover the truth behind many of the key characters, places and stories such as: Who was King Arthur; Where was Camelot; Was there a Round Table; What was the Holy Grail; Did Excalibur exist; How did the legend of Merlin evolve; and Who wrote the original tales? Simon Cox and Mark Oxbrow take you on a journey of discovery through the mists of time to unravel the myths and mysteries of the Arthurian legends.
Buy A to Z of King Arthur and the Holy Grail book by Simon Cox from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(223mm x 143mm x 23mm)
Publisher: Mainstream Publishing
Country of Publication:
Author Biography - Simon Cox
Simon Cox is the author of the international bestsellers Cracking the Da Vinci Code and Illuminating Angels and Demons, and co-author of An A to Z of Ancient Egypt and An A to Z of Atlantis. He lectures frequently around Europe and the US on alternative history and has appeared in numerous documentaries as an expert in the field. Mark Oxbrow is the author of Halloween: Pagan Festival to Trick or Treat, which is widely recognised as the definitive history of Halloween. He also contributed to the bestselling Cracking the Da Vinci Code and has lectured widely, including guest lectures for the Folklore Society and Universite de Bretagne.