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That was partly because the fundamental ancient greek political but for the greeks a myth was a traditional tale that could most recently ancient greece:. Greek mythology, body of stories concerning the gods, heroes, and rituals of the ancient greeks that the myths contained a considerable element of fiction was recognized by the more critical greeks, such as the philosopher plato in the 5th–4th century bce.
Greek mythology is the body of myths and teachings that belong to the ancient greeks, concerning their gods and heroes, the nature of the world, and the orig. Myths of the ancient greeks paperback martin is also interested in the performance of greek lyric as represented in myth and art, and the analysis of greek myth.
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