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Dioscuri (Europe)

Arthur Cotterell

in A Dictionary of World Mythology

Published in print January 1997 | ISBN: 9780192177476
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191726934
Dioscuri (Europe)

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The sons of Zeus, Castor and Polydeuces, to the Romans Pollux. They are called by Homer the brothers of Helen,

Reference Entry.  126 words. 

Subjects: Customs and Traditions

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