Reading Notes to Powell's Classical Mythology (version whatever)


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Table of Contents

1. The Nature of Myth Chapters 1, 2, and 3
2. Myths of Creation Chapter 4
3. Origins of Humankind Chapter 5
4. Myths of the Olympian Gods I Chapter 6
5. Myths of the Olympian Gods II Chapters 7 and 8
6. Demeter and the Eleusinian Mysteries Chapters 9 and 11
7. Dionysus and the Bacchic Mysteries Chapter 10
8. Legends of Heracles Chapters 12 and 14
9. Legends of Athens and Crete Chapters 15 and 16
10. Legends of Mycenae and Iolcus Chapters 13 and 18
11. Legends of Thebes Chapter 17
12. The Trojan War Chapters 19 and 20
13. The Odyssey and the Returns Chapter 21
14. Roman Legends
15. Guide to Euripides's Hippolytus
16. Guide to Sophocles's Oedipus the King
17. Scorecard for the Olympian Deities
18. Scorecard for the Trojan War

Contents and layout 2011 Joseph J. Hughes, Ph.D.

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Last revised: 08 November 2011