The Titanomachia and Zeus’ Rise to Power (page 45)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Hesiod, Theogony 383-403 And Styx the daughter of Ocean was joined to Pallas and bore Zelus (Emulation) and trim-ankled Nike (Victory) in the house. Also she brought forth Cratos (Strength) and Bia (Force), wonderful children. These have no house apart from Zeus, nor any … Continue reading The Titanomachia and Zeus’ Rise to Power (page 45)

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The Titanomachia and Zeus’ Rise to Power (page 44, with art)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Aischylos 281a R – Tragicorum Graecorum Fragmenta 3, pp. 380-83 ed. S. L. Radt. Göttingen 1985. ♠ Hesiod, Theogony 492-500 After that, the strength and glorious limbs of the prince increased quickly, and as the years rolled on, great Cronos the … Continue reading The Titanomachia and Zeus’ Rise to Power (page 44, with art)

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The Titans (page 43, with art)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Paris, Musée du Louvre G366: Attic red-figure column krater with Kronos, Rheia with stone Gazette archéologique 1 (1875), pl. 9 Beazley Archive Pottery Database ♦ New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art 06.1021.144: Attic red-figure pelike with Kronos, Rheia and stone Metropolitan … Continue reading The Titans (page 43, with art)

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The Titans (page 42)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Pindar fr 249a SM – Pindarus 2, p. 143, ed. B. Snell and H. Maehler. Leipzig 1975. = Dithyrambus 2, Pindarus 2, p. 75, ed. B. Snell and H. Maehler. Leipzig 1975. ♠ Ovid, Metamorphoses 9.85-88 Not yet content he laid … Continue reading The Titans (page 42)

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The Titans (page 41)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page     Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Hesiod, Theogony 453-62 But Rhea was subject in love to Cronos and bore splendid children, Hestia, Demeter, and gold-shod Hera and strong Hades, pitiless in heart, who dwells under the earth, and the loud-crashing Earth-Shaker, and wise Zeus, father of gods … Continue reading The Titans (page 41)

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