By Doug Niles,Margaret Weis
Since the Bronze Age, humans were interested, enchanted, or even nervous through stories of mystical dragons. With this e-book, you'll get to the bottom of the background and secret at the back of those serpentine beasts with folklore, mythology, and poetry from each culture on this planet. 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 guaranteed to captivate an individual who has ever dreamed of working into one in the course of his or her travels. no matter if you are attracted to exploring the historical past and tradition or simply are looking to research extra approximately your favourite sorts 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 countless numbers of inventive illustrations, Dragons finds the marvelous fantastic thing about those captivating creatures in addition to their terrifying energy over civilizations.
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