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Norse mythology A to Z

a young reader"s companion

by Kathleen N. Daly

  • 180 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology, Norse -- Dictionaries, Juvenile.,
  • Mythology, Norse -- Dictionaries.

  • About the Edition

    Alphabetically listed entries identify and explain the characters, events, and important places of Norse mythology.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-114) and index.

    StatementKathleen N. Daly ; revised by Marian Rengel.
    GenreDictionaries, Juvenile., Dictionaries.
    SeriesMythology A-Z
    ContributionsRengel, Marian.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL850 .D34 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 126 p. :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3684433M
    ISBN 100816051569
    LC Control Number2003045758

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Norse mythology is the body of myths of the North Germanic peoples, stemming from Norse paganism and continuing after the Christianization of Scandinavia, and into the Scandinavian folklore of the modern period. The northernmost extension of Germanic mythology, Norse mythology consists of tales of various deities, beings, and heroes derived from numerous sources from both before and after the.

In Norse Mythology, Gaiman stays true to the myths in envisioning the major Norse pantheon: Odin, the highest of the high, wise, daring, and cunning; Thor, Odin. Neil Gaiman, long inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction, presents a bravura rendition of the Norse gods and their world from their origin /5.

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