King Arthur : Dark Age warrior and mythic hero

by Matthews, John, 1948-

Format: Print Book 2004
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
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Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison Non Fiction 398.22 MATTHEWS
Location  Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison
 
Collection  Non Fiction
 
Call Number  398.22 MATTHEWS
 
 
Springdale Free Public Library Adult Nonfiction 398.22 MATT
Location  Springdale Free Public Library
 
Collection  Adult Nonfiction
 
Call Number  398.22 MATT
 
 
Summary
King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table have captured the world's imagination since medieval times. The tales of King Arthur are rooted in history, but over the years the facts have become shrouded in myth and mystery. In this beautifully illustrated book Arthurian expert John Matthews explores the legends that have grown around the king and uncovers the mysteries of Arthur's Britain. The numerous characters surrounding King Arthur are introduced and the facts behind the epic saga are revealed. •Contains 120 color and black-and-white images •Covers Merlin, Guenevere, Lancelot, the Holy Grail, and all the mythic search for characters
Additional Information
Subjects Arthur, -- King.
Britons -- Kings and rulers -- Folklore.
Mythology, Celtic -- Great Britain.
Arthurian romances -- Sources.
Mythology, British.
Great Britain -- History -- To 1066.
Publisher New York :Gramercy Books,2004
Edition 2004 ed.
Language English
Description 128 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 122-125) and index.
ISBN 0517224445
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