Author(s): J. A. Coleman
An entertaining and wide-ranging reference of heroes, heroines, deities, mythical beasts, imaginary characters, legendary artifacts, mythological places and celebrated historical figures whose life stories have been embellished by legend. This comprehensive A-Z is packed with information on ancient stories from all corners of the globe. It will appeal to all general knowledge and crossword enthusiasts and those who enjoy complete reference libraries, This is a fabulous, well-written and exhaustively researched book that really expands the topi
After a career as a professional soldier, engineer and surveyor, J. A. Coleman retired in 1986 and devoted his time to 'playing with words'. He was the author of a variety of books, including The Complete Guide to Cryptic Crosswords, The Beginner's Guide to Crosswords, Crossword Dictionary and Worldmaster Dictionary.