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David Bruce: Jason and the Argonauts: A Retelling in Prose of Apollonius of Rhodes’ ARGONAUTICA — Book 1: The Argo Sets Sail

Book 1: The Argo Sets Sail King Pelias of Thessaly sent Jason and the Argonauts on the quest to acquire the Golden Fleece. Through an oracle, he had learned that a man wearing one sandal would cause his death. Soon, … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Jason and the Argonauts: A Retelling in Prose of Apollonius of Rhodes’ ARGONAUTICA — Preface

Preface The heroes of the Trojan War — Achilles, Hector, Odysseus, Agamemnon, etc. — are well known. However, the generation before the heroes of the Trojan War also had its heroes. Many of these heroes voyaged on the ship Argo … Continue reading

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