|Dimensions||6.5 x 9.25|
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|Series||A Kid's Guide to Mythology|
|Subject||Greek, Greek, Athena, Gods, Mythology, Mythology In Literature|
What do an olive tree, an owl, and a plumed helmet all have in common? Each one is a symbol of Athena, the goddess of wisdom. When the ancient Greeks found themselves in a difficult situation, they would pray to this daughter of Zeus for guidance. Of course, like the other gods and goddesses, Athena was not without faults. Her fierce independence often led her to rebel against her father and to fight with her many brothers and sisters. But she also came to their aid over and over again, proving herself to be worthy of her title—and all the respect with which it came.