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Greek mythology links

Here are some online resources to help you do further research on the characters and ancient places you have encountered in the Winged Sandals website.

Herakles: Greece's Greatest Hero
The life and times of Herakles. Find out about the famous 12 Labours and the Ancient places he visited on his adventures.
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/Herakles/

Historical timeline of Ancient Greece
Find out about the key dates and events, from 800 BC until the end of the Greek empire in 146 BC.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/landmarks/ancientgreece/timeline/index.shtml

A Tour of Ancient Olympia
Take a tour of the site of Ancient Olympia, accompanied by colour photographs and a detailed history.
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/Olympics/site.html

A Guide to Delphi
Learn about the ancient archaeological site of Delphi. This site is published by The Hellenic Ministry of Culture and it includes colour photos and historical information.
http://www.culture.gr/2/21/211/21110a/e211ja01.html

Ancient Greek House
Ever wondered what an Ancient Greek house really looked like? Well now you can explore a 3-d reconstructions of a fifth century B.C. Athenian house.
http://webraft.its.unimelb.edu.au/107134/pub/houses.html

The Encyclopedia Mythica
An online encyclopedia of mythology, folklore and legends. This site is not only about Classical Greek literature - there is information about gods and goddesses, supernatural beings and legendary monsters from all over the world.
http://www.pantheon.org/mythica.html

The Perseus Project
The Perseus Digital Library project is one of the most comprehensive guides to the Classics on the web. It includes an extensive collection of Greek and Roman texts, images of Classical myth and maps.
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/

The adventures of Bellerophon
A really cute version of the Bellerophon story, accompanied by cartoon style illustrations.
http://www.mythweb.com/heroes/bellerophon/index.html

Have you found any excellent classical mythology links to add to our list?
Email us at wingedsandals@your.abc.net.au

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