Author Penglase, Charles
Title Greek Myths and Mesopotamia
Lishtar's Review The author examines the Mesopotamian influence on Greek mythology in literary works of the epic period, concentrating in particular on journey myths. A major contribution to the understanding of the colourful myths involved, very readable. Highly recommended for the historian and mythographers with a keen interest in Mesopotamia and Greece. Mesopotamian thought and literature did influence and shaped up Greek literature from its cradle.
Available here: Routledge, London and New York. ISBN 041-5157-064

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