Women of Classical Mythology: A Biographical Dictionary

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ABC-CLIO, 1991 - Reference - 462 pages
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Offers information on women from mythology, including heroines, murderesses, lovers, female animals and monsters, hermaphrodites, and transsexuals.

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User Review  - Sobia - Goodreads

Excellent source for obscure myths about the women of Greco-Roman mythology. Read full review

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I love classical mythology and this is by far the best book out there. I am naturally attracted to stories where a female is the main character. This book gives information on nearly every female name ... Read full review

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About the author (1991)

Robert E. Bell recently retired as Coordinator of Humanities Collection Development at the Shields Library of the University of California, Davis. He is also the author of Dictionary of Classical Mythology: Symbols, Attributes and Associations, and Place Names in Classical Mythology: Greece.

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