Book Discussion on The Genealogy of Greek Mythology

Ms. James talked about her book, The Genealogy of Greek Mythology: An Illustrated Family Tree of Greek Myth from the First Gods to the… read more

Ms. James talked about her book, The Genealogy of Greek Mythology: An Illustrated Family Tree of Greek Myth from the First Gods to the Founders of Rome, published by Gotham Books. In the book, the author traces the mythical lineage and succession of the gods and titans through to the first generation of human civilization. Published in an accordion page design that expands to seventeen feet, the book contains, in additional to the genealogical chart, more than 125 full-color photographs of art and artifacts, a star chart, and a regional map. Ms. James talked about her reasons for writing and her experiences working on the book. She showed a number of slides during her presentation, and also responded to questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The Genealogy of Greek Mythology

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 4, 2004
Last Aired:
Jul 18, 2007

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  • Jan 04, 2004 | 6:29am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 11, 2004 | 12:28am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 08, 2004 | 3:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 18, 2007 | 9:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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