By Lesley Bolton
Wonderful and academic, The every thing Classical Mythology publication is a wonderful advent to old Greek and Roman mythology. For these folks who can't recount the twelve labours of Hercules, how Odysseus tricked the Trojans, why the word Achilles Heel' was once first coined, or how Medusa was once slain, this finished quantity will supply solutions to those and hundreds and hundreds extra enquiries.
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