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Greek Mythology Audiobook

Greek Mythology: A Captivating Guide to the Ancient Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters

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Publisher's Summary

In this ultimate guide on Greek mythology, you will discover captivating stories of the ancient gods, goddesses, heroes, and monsters.

This audiobook includes some of the standard views of Greek myth and history but also tantalizes your imagination with the possibilities that lie behind myth and legend. By the time you are finished with this book, you will have a good appreciation for the nature of Greek mythology and the gods, monsters, and heroes which populate it.

Just some of the topics covered in this audiobook include

  • Uranus: betrayal by Cronus
  • Cronus: fear of his children
  • Titans vs. Olympian gods
  • Olympian rule
  • Zeus and his ladies
  • Prometheus and Herakles
  • An unhappy tale of the underworld
  • The beauty contest that led to the fall of Troy
  • Poseidon, Metis, Athena and Atlantis
  • Kraken and other monsters
  • Jason, the Argonauts, and Medea's dragon
  • Menelaus, Agamemnon, and the Trojan War
  • Solon, the Athenian law giver
  • 300 Spartans
  • Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle
  • Alexander the Great

Greek myth is full of fascinating tales of Titans and Olympian gods. Some of it makes us wonder if there might be some hint of truth behind those stories, no matter how outrageous they may sound. What parts of those stories were merely symbolic and what parts were literal?

Listen to this audiobook now!

©2017 Matt Clayton (P)2017 Matt Clayton

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  • Aston
    02/10/17
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    "Fantastic Audiobook"

    Fantastic Audiobook for everyone involved in Greek Mythology...Packed with great knowledge on Greek Mythology along with gods and monsters, I completely appreciated explaining this masterpiece. Highly recommend it to anyone looking to learn more regarding the subject as it is very informative.

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  • Baileyminn
    02/10/17
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    "A very descriptive guide"

    The author obviously did his homework before putting this book together. I found it be an intriguing amount of information. Although it was almost in the form on a verbal family tree. It did spark my interest in some of Matt's other books as well.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • joy
    02/10/17
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    "I enjoyed listening this book!"

    If you are curious about the Greek Mythology this book is a good starting point. It is concise in the description of the mythology characters and places.

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  • hannah bile
    30/09/17
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    "Great begginers guide!"

    Always wanted to learn about Greek Myths. This a great stepping-stone book, as I realized through this book that Greek Mythology is more complexed than I originally thought it was.

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  • Maria
    30/09/17
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    "I will learn more with Wikipedia"

    The pretty book, though there is no map of Greece and the patterns are so so... It is so great to be smart to find the essential mythologic places and to show with original historical pieces Guide to the Ancient Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and monsters gift my grandson wanted and he told me he is listening to it now.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Amanada
    30/09/17
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    "it's great to have in a bag for delivery"

    I guess this is very cool! It is a little bit small of an AUDIObook in original timing. However, it's great to have in a bag for delivery.

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  • Stefan
    30/09/17
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    "This is a comprehensive resource about Greek"

    This is a comprehensive resource, though, I was expecting to use it in the classroom and it is written higher than my middle schoolers. More just an FYI this audiobook is more info not really any stories.

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  • Kyler
    29/09/17
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    "you will love this book."

    I love myths reading and listening, Greek mythology the greatest. Greek myths have their own special power. Matt Clayton shows new details of ancient myths unknown earlier. His book is educational and very entertaining, he has made a great job. Approved, you will love this book.

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  • Amazon Customer
    29/09/17
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    "This masterpiece one of the best books"

    This masterpiece one of the best books I have ever read or listen. Normally, Greek mythology is boring or do not mind or is fearful, though this was wonderful. It's a combination of different stories about gods, heroes, and stories regarding the gods. I believe anyone who is considering this book should positively listen to it.

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  • Mira
    29/09/17
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    "A perfect audiobook for Greek Mythology lover"

    Beautifully written book that is great for those aware of mythology and a great background for those fresh to it. One of my popular collections of mythology stories. A perfect audiobook for Greek Mythology lover.

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