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Mythology to Know

Research
Greek and Roman Mythology: The following list of reading is taken from the contents page of Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes by
Edith Hamilton. $7.50 ISBN: 0-446-60725-8.
**Complete the following: Read all the stories listed below; Summarize each story in one paragraph. MUST BE HANDWRITTEN – NOT TYPED
The Gods Explanation / Summary
The Titans and the Twelve Great
Olympians (include Roman names in
parenthesis)
The Lesser Gods of Olympus (include
Eros, The Graces & The Muses)

The Underworld

The Lesser Gods of Earth
Stories of Love and Adventure
Cupid and Psyche

Orpheus and Eurydice

Ceyx and Alcyone

Pygmalion and Galatea

The Quest for the Golden Fleece
Phaethon

Daedalus

Heroes of the Trojan War
The Judgment of Paris

The Trojan War
The Fall of Troy

The Adventures of Odysseus

The Two Great Gods of Earth
Demeter (Ceres)

Dionysus (Bacchus)
Heroes before the Trojan War
Perseus

Theseus

Hercules

The Earliest Heroes
The Less Important Myths
Midas (p. 292)

Sisyphus (p. 312)

How the World and Mankind were
Created
Flower-Myths: Narcissus, Hyacinth,
Adonis