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Suicide o Creon’s wife Jason and the Myths of Iolcus and Calydon o Thessaly Birthplace of Achilles (Phthia) Horse country- flat land compared to rest of Greece Witchcraft o Iolcus (modern Volos) Prestige during BA Argonauts’ expedition Apollonius of Rhodes – Aronautika Deucalion- greek version of Noah, the guy who survived the flood. The family is called the Aeolids o Prelude to the Argonautika Ino and Athamas Phrixus and Helle (children of Nephele) o Famine o Oracle The sacrifice
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Unformatted text preview: • The Golden Ram- swoops them up • The Hellesponte- helle falls into the ocean, now known as the Hellesponte Phrixus in Colchis • Sacifice of the Ram • Aeetes, king of Colchis – gives the golden fleece to Aeetes The Golden Fleece • Grove of Ares • Marriage of Phrixus o Pelias and Aeson Tryo, niece of Athamas • Enipeus – river god • Deception of Poseidon- takes the form of Enipeus and gets tryo pregnant with twins...
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2012 for the course CLT 4451 taught by Professor Andrewnichols during the Fall '11 term at University of Florida.

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