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Roman Heroes and Heroines
this Etruscan king fought against Aeneas - according to the Aeneid
, he was eventually killed by the Roman hero
according to legend, he was the second king of Rome (reigning after Romulus)
Numitor was a king of Alba Longa and the father of the heroine Rhea Silvia
Remus was the brother of Romulus; raised by the shepherd Faustulus and his wife Acca Larentia
a Vestal Virgin until she was deflowered by the god Mars, Rhea Silvia bore Mars the twins Romulus and Remus
according to legend, Romulus founded the city of Rome; he was the brother of Remus
the son of Aeneas and Lavinia
an Etruscan woman of noble lineage who played a part in Roman mythology
she betrayed Rome during the conflict with the Sabines - but in the end, she was punished for her treachery
a native Italian prince who opposed Aeneas; ultimately he was defeated by the Trojan hero
Who's Who in Classical Mythology
This book is a great source for information about Greek and Roman mythology! Organized alphabetically, this who's who features information about over 1200 of the most intriguing characters from Classical myth and legend.
The stories of Classical myth come to life in Bulfinch's book. This edition also features legends from other cultures.
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