Shared booklist

Religion & Lore of the Ancient World (Europe, Egypt, Near-East)

Halloween is coming, and its ancient Celtic roots make us want to read about the beliefs, rites and fantastic tales of the ancient old world! All throughout the month of October, stop by the History, Biography & Religion room of the Arts & History Division at Central Library to peruse our book display and discover these great titles, plus many more.

22 items

Sacred Britannia : the gods and rituals of Roman Britain

Aldhouse-Green, Miranda J. (Miranda Jane), author. |

Norse mythology

Gaiman, Neil, author. |


Hamilton, Edith, 1867-1963. |

Arcadian nights : the Greek myths reimagined

Spurling, John, 1936- author. |

Travelling heroes : in the epic age of Homer

Lane Fox, Robin, 1946- |

Also available in eBook format

Women in Greek myth

Lefkowitz, Mary R., 1935- |

The Druids

Piggott, Stuart. |

A history of pagan Europe

Jones, Prudence. |

The gods of the Celts

Aldhouse-Green, Miranda J. (Miranda Jane) |

An introduction to ancient Mesopotamian religion

Schneider, Tammi J. (Tammi Joy), 1962- |

Mortals and immortals : collected essays

Vernant, Jean-Pierre, 1914-2007. |