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Library of Greek Mythology: Monsters in Greek Mythology

Monsters in Greek Mythology 

Price: $41.27
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ISBN: 978-1-60152-970-1
Format: Hardcover
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Author: Don Nardo
Publication Date: 2017
Number of Pages: 80
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

The ancient Greeks were seemingly obsessed by stories involving hideous, dangerous monsters. Modern experts think that tales of blood-thirsty dragons, one-eyed giants, and other scary creatures may have served a social purpose. Namely people needed to recognize and accept the existence of ugliness and evil in order to properly appreciate concepts like beauty and goodness.