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Dragonslayers: From Beowulf to St. George (Myths and Legends)

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About the Author

Joseph A McCullough is the author of several non-fiction books including A Pocket History of Ireland and Osprey's Zombies: A Hunter's Guide. In addition, his fantasy short stories have appeared in various books and magazines such as Black Gate, Lords of Swords, and Adventure Mystery Tales. He also co-wrote The Grey Mountains, a supplement for the Middle-Earth Role-Playing game. The author lives in Oxford, England.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Ancient Dragonslayers

Cadmus, Founder of Thebes

Hercules and Ladon, the Hundred-Headed Dragon

Daniel of the Lion's Den

Norse Dragonslayers

Sigurd the Völsung

Beowulf

Holy Dragonslayers

St. George and the Dragon

Pope Sylvester I

St. Carantoc and King Arthur

Medieval Dragonslayers

John Lambton and the Lambton Worm

Dieudonné de Gozon, Draconis Extinctor

Lord Albrecht Trut

Dobrynya Nikitich and Zmey Gorynych

Dragonslayers form Around the World

Manabozho and the Fiery Serpents

Pitaka and the Taniwha

Agatamori

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Product Details

ISBN:
9781780967301
Author:
Mccullough, Joseph
Publisher:
Osprey Publishing (UK)
Author:
McCullough, Joseph
Author:
Dennis, Peter
Subject:
Mythology-Folklore and Storytelling
Subject:
Role Playing & Fantasy
Subject:
Science / Adventure
Subject:
Children s-Fables
Subject:
Children s-People and Cultures
Subject:
Folklore
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Myths and Legends
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20130331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
25 MONO; 27 COLOUR
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
9.75 x 7.25 x 0.25 in 0.58 lb

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