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David Bruce: Jason and the Argonauts: A Retelling in Prose of Apollonius of Rhodes’ ARGONAUTICA — Chapter 4: Acquisition of the Golden Fleece and the Journey Home, Afterword

Chapter 4: Acquisition of the Golden Fleece and the Journey Home King Aeetes did not sleep; he stayed awake and plotted against Jason and the Argonauts. He was angry, and he suspected that his daughters had helped Jason. Medea was … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Jason and the Argonauts: A Retelling in Prose of Apollonius of Rhodes’ ARGONAUTICA — Chapter 3: Jason, Medea, and the Dragon’s Teeth

Chapter 3: Jason, Medea, and the Dragon’s Teeth Hera and Athena were watching Jason and the Argonauts from Mount Olympus. They left Zeus and the other gods and talked privately. Hera said to Athena, “Tell me what you think we … Continue reading

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