Ken Dowden's work centres on Zeus, the chief god of the Greeks and ruler of the heavens. As with all the Greek gods and goddesses, he is a piece of a jigsaw that forms the inner story of Ancient Greek society.

Main Author: Dowden, Ken, 1950-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2006.
Physical Description: xxv, 164 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Series: Gods and heroes of the ancient world.
Table of Contents:
  • Chronological table.
  • Map of Greece and regions.
  • Why Zeus?: Introducing Zeus.
  • Key themes. Envisaging Zeus
  • Zeus's relationships with gods and mortals
  • Zeus from weather to fate
  • Zeus and the order of society
  • Thinking about Zeus.
  • Zeus afterwards: Phases of history.