Mythology

  • by Matt Clayton
  • Narrated by JD Kelly
  • 5 hrs and 13 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Discover captivating beliefs of the ancient Greeks, Egyptians, and Vikings in this book on mythology that contains three manuscripts. The first manuscript in this bundle is the best-seller called Greek Mythology: A Captivating Guide to the Ancient Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters.
This first part includes some of the standard views of Greek myth and history but also tantalizes your imagination with the possibilities that lay behind myth and legend. By the time you are finished with this part, 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 part 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
Three hundred Spartans
Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle
Alexander the Great

Manuscript two is Egyptian Mythology: Captivating Stories of the Gods, Goddesses, Monsters and Mortals.
This manuscript is broken into three parts:


Fantastic images - ancient Egyptian myths and legends as we know them today.
Factual history - covering pre-history through classical antiquity.
Unraveling myth - looking at Egyptian mythology from a fresh perspective.

Lastly, we will go into the part about Norse mythology which contains a fascinating look at the beliefs of the Vikings. Listen to this audiobook!

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Enjoyable to listen to

This book was a perfect joy to listen to. It was natural to follow and the stories were interesting. After hearing, I went out and bought the paperback, therefore I can use it as a reference in the future, just don't just get the book.It was good listening overall,
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- Aher

Feels like a bedtime story

This is the comprehensive survey of all the various roles that are in mythology! It presents in-depth information on each and every character and gives data on the different Deities, Gods, Titans, Heroes, and Monsters.Pretty simple and easy to understand and overall.This is a Audiobook that must be read and or listened to.


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- James

Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-23-2017
  • Publisher: Matt Clayton