The Midas Touch

The Midas Touch : World Mythology in Bite-sized Chunks

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This authoritative and fascinating introduction to the legends of history will reintroduce readers to the cyclopes, Minotaur and centaurs of the Ancient Greeks, as well as shedding light on the wider world of mythology.

The Midas Touch includes a stunning array of fascinating tales and gets to grips with the ancient stories of Aboriginal, Sumerian, Egyptian, Mesoamerican, Maori, Greek, Roman, Indian, Norse and Japanese cultures, encompassing legends from the most diverse societies and the most ancient cultures from across the globe.

In a concise yet comprehensive format, The Midas Touch is a wonderful evocation of the hugely entertaining stories and characters of mythology.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 35.56mm | 362.87g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New
  • illustrations, 1 map
  • 1782430350
  • 9781782430353
  • 1,567,359

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This handy little book documents different stories that proliferate across world mythology... it's all here in bite sized chunks The Good Book Guide
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About Mark Daniels

Mark Daniels is a freelance writer who studied Classics and Linguistics at Cambridge University.
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