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Brush up your mythology!

by Michael Macrone

  • 284 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Gramercy Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology, Classical.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Macrone ; illustrations by Tom Lulevitch.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL722 .M318 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 237 p. :
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL349360M
    ISBN 100517202875
    LC Control Number98008608

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takes an irreverent look at those gods and spirits whose myths and legends have become commonplace today. Chaos, Mother Earth, and Cupid appear, along with the origins of the days of the week and an alphabetical listing Cited by: 2. By Jove!: Brush Up Your Mythology [MacRone, Michael] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(9).

This is my first book in the Brush Up series. It contains all of the elements that attract me to such books filled with trivia, humor, and intended to round one's education.

Filled with common expressions and phrases we use, or have heard, the reader discovers the origins and a brief history of usage from its first entry into English up to the /5(14). A guide to the most famous words, phrases, and stories of Greek and Roman mythology that explains the hidden meanings and origins of everyday phrases and objects that originated in mythology.

Both an entertaining handbook to classical mythology and a revealing catalogue of divinely inspired word origins, 'By Jove!' recounts great stories in a fresh, new way offering concise synopses while exploring the odd twists these tales have taken during the ages.

Brush up Your Mythology. takes an irreverent look at those gods and spirits whose myths and legends have become commonplace today.

Chaos, Mother Earth, and Cupid appear, along with the origins of the days of the week and an alphabetical listing /5(). By Jove. Brush Up Your Mythology by Michael Macrone () [Michael Macrone;Tom Lulevitch] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. By Jove. Brush Up Your Mythology by Michael Macrone ()/5(9).

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Brush up Your Mythology. takes an irreverent Free shipping over $ I actually read the Percy Jackson series and realized just how little I knew of Greek mythology. This book is an excellent read if you want to brush up, or (like me) learn about it from the ground-up.

In short, once you read through the descriptions of the gods, it becomes more story-like (divided into chapters, etc.). Highly recommend.4/5(K). By Jove!: brush up your mythology. [Michael Macrone] -- A synopsis of classical myths and how they have lent their names and stories to our language.

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Come up with appropriate names. Naming your characters and settings can be done earlier, but unless it is vital to your story, don't feel blocked if you can't work them out immediately. Try to make the names fit with the culture you are creating; a neolithic war god called 'Trevor' may not be the best name to keep the readers engaged with the.

'Brush Up Your Bible' is a fun little book designed to highlight the parts of the Bible that have made it into common speech, the stories, legends, and linguistic elements.

It also highlights the common mistakes made in assessing these stories. For instance, how many animals of each sort did Noah take into the ark. Think it was two of each kind?Reviews: 6.

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Michael Macrone, Tom Lulevitch. Published by HarperPB. ISBN ISBN Test your knowledge with Infoplease trivia and quizzes. New quizzes added regularly. take a quiz» On This Day - The Daily IQ. Get a daily dose of fun facts including birthdays, historical events, and more.

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The Lightning Thief is the first book in his Percy Jackson series, which follows a young demigod as he grapples with growing up, being the son of Poseidon, etc. It's a witty update of ancient. First thing's first, you might want to brush up in your knowledge of the trojan war if you're not very well versed on that event in greek mythology--or at least have Wiki at the ready.

As much as I enjoy this myth I have only dived into it in the pas Antigoddess is all sort of freaky loveliness. The term mythology can refer to a body of myths or to any traditional story.

A myth is a sacred narrative explaining how the world and humankind came to be in their present form. The main characters in myths are usually gods or supernatural heroes.WhaT is MyThology? From earliest times, humans have had a need to explain the origins and wonders of the world: the mountains and the oceans, the changing seasons, the earthquakes and storms, volcanoes, floods, and the existence of animals, including humans.

Early humans, in every culture on Earth, made up stories about these phenomena. Greek mythology is thousands of years old and yet continues to inform popular culture today.

For this reason, creating a story using the traditions of Greek mythology could be a worthwhile and relevant pursuit. To write such a tale, it is important to have an understanding of what a myth is. In this case, the word.