Women of Classical Mythology
A Biographical DictionaryBook - 1991
The first and only comprehensive biographical dictionary devoted to mythological women.
* Over 2,500 A-Z entries detail the woman's contribution and places her in context with male associates
* Includes a special index titled "The Men in Their Lives" which makes it simple to locate a figure through her relations such as Theseus' mother or Achilles' wife
* Cross references and end-of-entry citations allow readers to go from most entries directly to the classical sources