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-Myths and Legends

-Myths and Legends

All over the world there are extraordinary stories—stories that once upon a time were believed to be true but are today are referred to as myths and legends. It is true that most of these stories appear to the scientific world as fictitious products of vivid imaginations, stories created to explain phenomenon beyond comprehension. The question remains, are those myths something that existed only in the minds of our ancestors, or were they based on true events?

In this section you will find books on some of the most amazing myths and legends from all over the world. Enjoy!

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Aphrodite: Goddess of Love and Beauty (20)
Item No. : CW2200
ISBN: 978-1-50383-251-0
Series: Greek Gods and Goddesses
Introduces the Greek goddess Aphrodite and explains her importance; features well-known Greek myths about this goddess; and includes a map of ancient Greece and a family tree of the principal Greek ...See more
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Aphrodite: Greek Goddess of Love and Beauty (19)
Item No. : 481248
ISBN: 978-1-5435-5451-9
Series: Legendary Goddesses
Love and beauty reign supreme in empowering, high-interest narrative text telling the story of Greek mythology's Aphrodite. Core legends show Aphrodite's matchmaking as well as her own lovers among ...See more
$21.49
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Apollo: God of the Sun, Healing, Music, and Poetry (20)
Item No. : CW2201
ISBN: 978-1-50383-252-7
Series: Greek Gods and Goddesses
Introduces the Greek god Apollo and explains his importance; features well-known Greek myths about this god; and includes a map of ancient Greece and a family tree of the principal Greek gods. ...See more
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Archimedes: Innovative Mathematician, Engineer, and Inventor (16)
Item No. : RR09162
ISBN: 978-1-4994-6124-4
Series: Greatest Greek Philosophers, The
Known as the Father of Mathematics, Archimedes was the most important mathematician and inventor in ancient Greece. Many of the inventions he created as solutions to problems presented to him by King ...See more
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Are Aliens Real? (17)
Item No. : EN0172
ISBN: 978-0-7660-8230-4
Series: I Want to Know
Information about aliens and UFOs is presented through historical accounts and personal experiences, as well as possible scientific explanations. Vivid images and a colorful design will keep even ...See more
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Are Crop Circles Real? (16)
Item No. : 81036
ISBN: 978-1-60753-804-2
Series: Unexplained: What's the Evidence?
Presents stories of crop circles, designs that appear in crop fields, often overnight. Examines the evidence of various explanations. ...See more
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Are Dragons Real? (17)
Item No. : EN0173
ISBN: 978-0-7660-8234-2
Series: I Want to Know
Delving deep into mythology of dragons from across the globe, this narrative text will inform readers about different cultures and present possible scientific explanations. A glossary strengthens ...See more
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Are Ghosts Real? (17)
Item No. : EN0174
ISBN: 978-0-7660-8238-0
Series: I Want to Know
Haunted houses, spirits, and ghosts are explored through historical accounts, personal experiences, photographs, and legendary stories. Full-color images and a fun design will keep even reluctant ...See more
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Are Mermaids Real? (17)
Item No. : EN0175
ISBN: 978-0-7660-8242-7
Series: I Want to Know
Exploring legends from across the globe, this narrative text presents the story of the mermaid, offering possible scientific explanations for the myths. Bright images and a playful design will keep ...See more
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Are Monsters Real? (17)
Item No. : EN0176
ISBN: 978-0-7660-8246-5
Series: I Want to Know
Delving into myths and legends from across many cultures, this narrative text presents classic legends side by side with possible scientific explanations. Vivid images and a dynamic design will keep ...See more
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Are They Real? Spring 2017 Set of 6 Books
Item No. : CRSET0057
Series: Are They Real? Book Set
This Set Includes: Aliens (17), Angels (17), Bigfoot (17), Chupacabra (17), Fairies (17), Loch Ness Monster (17). Aliens and chupacabras, angels and fairies, Bigfoot and the Loch Ness Monster. For ...See more
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Are Unicorns Real? (17)
Item No. : EN0177
ISBN: 978-0-7660-8250-2
Series: I Want to Know
Exploring stories about unicorns from around the globe, this narrative text presents myths and legends in an easy-to-follow narrative voice in conjunction with possible scientific explanations. Bright ...See more
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