Don't Know Much About Mythology: Everything You Need to Know About the Greatest Stories in Human History but Never Learned

Don't Know Much About Mythology: Everything You Need to Know About the Greatest Stories in Human History but Never Learned

Kenneth C. Davis


what's an Egyptian pyramid doing at the U. S. greenback invoice?
Did a pharaoh motivate Moses to worship one God?
What’s a Canaanite demoness doing at a rock live performance?

because the starting of time, humans were insatiably curious. They’ve requested questions on the place we come from, why the celebs shine and the seasons switch, and what constitutes evil. The creative solutions crafted via our ancestors have served as faith, technological know-how, philosophy, and renowned literature. during this most recent installment of the New York Times bestselling Don’t comprehend a lot About® sequence, Kenneth C. Davis introduces and explains the good myths of the area utilizing his attractive and delightfully irreverent question-and-answer variety. He tackles the epic of Gilgamesh; Achilles and the Trojan battle; Stonehenge and the Druids; Odin, Thor, and the total Norse pantheon; local American myths, and lots more and plenty extra, together with the dramatic existence and occasions of the fellow who will be Buddha. From Mount Olympus to Machu Picchu, here's an insightful, energetic examine the best tales ever instructed.

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Don't Know Much About Mythology: Everything You Need to Know About the Greatest Stories in Human History but Never Learned (Don't Know Much About Series)

Don't Know Much About Mythology: Everything You Need to Know About the Greatest Stories in Human History but Never Learned (Don't Know Much About Series)

Kenneth C. Davis

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