GREECE- a favorite collection of Greek Myths, retold and illustrated by the talented D'Aulaires
From Beautiful Feet Books:
This is our favorite for introducing your Ancient History student to this important aspect of Greek and Roman civilization. Oversized and lavishly illustrated, this definitive volume of Greek mythology introduces readers to all the major and lesser gods and goddesses as well as the mortal descendants of Zeus. The thrilling tales, along with the vivid artwork, bring the gods and such heroes as Hercules, Theseus, and Jason to life. A family tree, a map of the constellations, and a chart showing both the Greek and Roman names of the major gods are also included.