Olympos (page 123 upper, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Florence, Museo Archeologico 4209: Attic black-figure krater by Kleitias and Egotimos (François Krater), with return of Hephaistos, led by Dionysos, with awaiting deities (from right to left) Aphrodite, Zeus, Hera, Athena and Ares Details of pls. 11-12 from … Continue reading Olympos (page 123 upper, with art)

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The Children of Zeus: Apollo (page 94, with art)

Chapter 2: The Olympians Previous Page   Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Pherekydes 3F120 – Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker 1, p. 92, ed. F. Jacoby. 2d ed. Leiden 1957.  ♠ Hesiod, Ehoiai fr 10a.20-24 MW (The Catalogue of Women) fr 10a.20-24 MW – Fragmenta Hesiodea, ed. R. Merkelbach and M. L. West. Oxford. ♠ Hyginus, … Continue reading The Children of Zeus: Apollo (page 94, with art)

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The Children of Zeus: Hebe and Eileithuia (page 83 upper, with art)

Chapter 2: The Olympians Previous Page   Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Homer, Iliad 19.114-19 But Hera darted down and left the peak of Olympus, and swiftly came to Achaean Argos, where she knew was the stately wife of Sthenelus, son of Perseus, that bare a son in her womb, and lo, the seventh month was come. This … Continue reading The Children of Zeus: Hebe and Eileithuia (page 83 upper, with art)

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The Children of Kronos: Demeter (page 68, with art)

Chapter 2: The Olympians Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Dresden, Albertinum 350: Attic red-figure calyx krater with Persephone, Hermes and Silenoi P. Herrmann, “Erwerbungen der Antikensammlungen in Deutschland,” Archäologischer Anzeiger 1892, 166 fig. 33 N. Des Vergers, L’Étrurie et les Étrusques: ou, Dix ans de fouilles dans les Maremmes toscanes, … Continue reading The Children of Kronos: Demeter (page 68, with art)

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The Titanomachia and Zeus’ Rise to Power (page 54)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Hesiod, Theogony 906-11 And Eurynome, the daughter of Ocean, beautiful in form, bore him three fair-cheeked Charites (Graces), Aglaea, and Euphrosyne, and lovely Thaleia, from whose eyes as they glanced flowed love that unnerves the limbs. Greek Text ♠ Homer, Iliad … Continue reading The Titanomachia and Zeus’ Rise to Power (page 54)

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The Titanomachia and Zeus’ Rise to Power (page 52, with art)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Olympia, Archaeological Museum B1687: bronze shield-band relief with the birth of Athena E. Kunze, Archaische Schildbänder, Olympische Forschungen 2 (1950), Beilage 6 top ♦ Paris, Musée du Louvre: Attic black-figure tripod pyxis by C Painter with birth of Athena Flickr photo … Continue reading The Titanomachia and Zeus’ Rise to Power (page 52, with art)

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The Titanomachia and Zeus’ Rise to Power (page 50, with art)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Pherekydes 3F54 – Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker 1, p. 76, ed. F. Jacoby, 2d ed. Leiden 1957. ♠ Akousilaos 2F14 – Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker 1, p. 51, ed. F. Jacoby, 2d ed. Leiden 1957. ♠ Akousilaos 2F13 – Die Fragmente … Continue reading The Titanomachia and Zeus’ Rise to Power (page 50, with art)

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