There are also two-page spreads on such special topics as "Voyagers" and "Heroes" in the classical section, "Sagas and Seers" and "Single Combat" in the Celtic, and "Treasures and Talismans" and "Tragic Lovers" in the Norse.

The text is lavishly illustrated with everything from photographs of ancient artifacts to contemporary watercolors, most in full color.


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