The Fates A Viking Saga by Jack Jourgensen

Cover of: The Fates  | Jack Jourgensen

Published by Dorrance Pub Co .

Written in English

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  • Historical fiction,
  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages116
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Open LibraryOL11283567M
ISBN 100805948236
ISBN 109780805948233

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Ovid, Fasti 3. ff () (Roman poetry C1st B.C. to C1st A.D.): "Saturnus [Kronos (Cronus)] was thrust from his realm by Jove [Zeus].

In anger he stirs the mighty Titanes (Titans) to arms and seeks the assistance owed by fate. Select a question for the Oracle to answer: Remember this oracle is quite old, select a question that "best" fits your situation.

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Inform me of any or all particulars which. Book 1 Book 2 Book 3 Book 4 Book 5 Book 6 Book 7 Book 8 Book 9 Book 10 Book 11 Book 12 Book 13 Book 14 Book 15 Book 16 Book 17 Book 18 Book 19 Book 20 Book 21 Book 22 Book 23 Book 24 Themes All Themes Fate, the Gods, and Free Will Piety, Customs, and Justice Cunning, Disguise, and Self-Restraint Memory and Grief Glory and Honor.

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New York: Katherine Tegen Books reprint edition (Harper Collins), pages, $ (paperback). In ancient Greek religion and mythology, the Moirai (/ ˈ m ɔɪ r aɪ,-r iː /; Ancient Greek: Μοῖραι, "lots, destinies, apportioners"), often known in English as the Fates (Latin: Fata), Moirae or Mœræ (obsolete), were the white-robed incarnations of destiny; their Roman equivalent was the Parcae (euphemistically the "sparing ones"), and there are other equivalents in cultures that Parents: Chronos and Ananke or Erebus and Nyx or.

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