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Gods and Goddesses (The Enchanted World)

4.20  ·  Rating Details  ·  105 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Hardcover, 143 pages
Published May 1988 by Time Life Books (first published July 30th 1987)
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Apr 17, 2009 Athena rated it it was amazing
My review for all of these books in this series is the same.

Time-Life has once again done an outstanding job putting together a series. From cover to cover they are thoughtful, beautiful books. I'm starting to sound generic, but it's true.
I'm a DK fan, I like white backgrounds and side notes with clear sections for every subject. This series has none of that. What they do have is an old book feel. Timeless artwork, thoroughness, and very well written makes these a must on my occult/paranormal b
Oct 13, 2014 ben rated it it was amazing
Just as good as when I was a kid. I know the Norse and Greek mythologies like the back of my hand, but the inclusion of Irish, Indian, and Japanese mythologies although in small amounts breathes fresh perspective. The main draw of this book and others in the series are the illustrations. Highly recommended if just to view those.
Mar 16, 2013 Shaxar rated it really liked it
When I looked up this series on here, I was stunned to find I didn't have the whole set. o_O Luckily, my local library pulled through on this and one other of the volumes I'm missing, so I was able to check this out. Just like all the others, this is a great collection of myth and folklore from around the world.
Sep 13, 2011 Kirsten rated it it was amazing
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While I really did enjoy this one, the information in it was not as informed as one would hope, so I would say it was a great overview, in my opinion. I especially found it fitting that this book ends with the Norse, and, of course, Ragnarok, the end of the world.
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