Myth: Poseidon (Neptune)© 2002 N.S. Gill
The Lesser Share I
Although Zeus's big brother, Poseidon's portion of the world was less significant than little brother Zeus'. In his dealings with his niece Athena, Poseidon also came out behind.
The Lesser Share II
From behind the scenes Poseidon affected the outcome of heroic encounters.
Poseidon's family relations, character flaws, and a variant of the horse creation story.
Earth-shaker and encircler, the king of the sea answers to no one but his brother Zeus.
The story of Polyphemus and Odysseus as well as passages from Homer.
From Carlos Parada. Events in Poseidon's life and his extensive list of mates and offspring.
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