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Alyssa added it Aug 22, Kayla Kristine added it May 10, FEATURES An innovative pedagogical structure helps students discern the introduciton web of literary allusions that characterize mythological texts A global locator map at the beginning of each chapter situates the myths in their geographical context Running yhury notes provide cross-references and explanations of terms A glossary of deities, an illustrated timeline, and suggested readings offer additional resources A vibrant art program features more than illustrations, photographs, and maps.


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