By Doug Niles,Margaret Weis
Since the Bronze Age, humans were interested, enchanted, or even fearful by means of stories of mystical dragons. With this publication, you are going to resolve the background and secret at the back of those serpentine beasts with folklore, mythology, and poetry from each culture on the earth. From the Slavic Zmey Gorynych, bearing its 3 fire-breathing heads, to J.R.R. Tolkien's Smaug, who laid complete cities to waste, the exciting tales surrounding those fierce monsters are certain to captivate somebody who has ever dreamed of operating into one in the course of his or her travels. even if you are drawn to exploring the historical past and tradition or simply are looking to study extra approximately your favourite varieties of dragons, the mythical stories during this ebook will shipping you to a time whilst those legendary creatures governed the land, sea, and sky.
Complete with 1000s of resourceful illustrations, Dragons unearths the fabulous great thing about those captivating creatures in addition to their terrifying energy over civilizations.
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