Once Upon a Starry Night: A Book of Constellations - Perma-Bound BooksTake an illuminating ride through the starry night sky, and learn how the heavens pay tribute to the gods of Greek and Roman mythology. Once Upon a Starry Night explains the ten ancient figures whose legends are written large across the universe. She lives in London, England. What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next hours. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Once Upon a Starry Night
Take an illuminating ride through the starry night sky, and learn how the heavens pay tribute to the gods of Greek and Roman mythology. Once Upon a Starry Night explains the ten ancient figures whose legends are written large across the universe. To purchase this item, you must first login or register for a new account. Annotation: Presents facts about stars, nebulas, galaxies, and constellations and recounts the Greek myths that provided widely-known names for ten constellations, from Andromeda to Pegasus. Genre: Earth and space sciences. Format: Perma-Bound Edition.
Genre: Fiction with a Non-Fiction Focus. The book gives the story behind the constellations. The book starts with the story of Cassiopeia, and being punished due to her vanity. Andromeda is the daughter of King Cepheus, and an evil beast was sent to destroy his kingdom. The King was told to sacrifice his daughter to the beast, so he chained him up.