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The Golden Fleece: And the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles

by Padraic Colum Author

A stirring telling of the Greek epics; a wonderful introduction to the classic myths for young readers.

Additional Details

Resource Type
Book
ISBN
0689868847
Print Status
In Print
Stories
28
Pages
320
Suggested Grades
4th - 9th
Geographical Setting
Greece
Historical Setting
1263 BC - 1263 BC
Publisher
Aladdin
Copyright
2004
Written
1921

Stories

  • 1:1 The Youth Jason
  • 1:2 King Pelias
  • 1:3 The Golden Fleece
  • 1:4 The Assembling of the Heroes and the Building of the Ship
  • 1:5 The Argo
  • 1:6 Polydeuces' Victory and Heracles' Loss
  • 1:7 King Phineus
  • 1:8 King Phineus's Counsel, The Landing in Lemnos
  • 1:9 The Lemnian Maidens
  • 1:10 The Departure from Lemnos
  • 1:11 The Passage of the Symplegades
  • 1:12 The Mountain Caucasus
  • 2:1 King Aetes
  • 2:2 Medea the Sorceress
  • 2:3 The Winning of the Golden Fleece
  • 2:4 The Slaying of Apsyrtus
  • 2:5 Medea Comes to Circe
  • 2:6 In the Land of the Phaeacians
  • 2:7 They Come to the Desert Land
  • 2:8 The Carrying of the Argo
  • 2:9 Near to Iolcus Again
  • 3:1 Atalanta the Huntress
  • 3:2 Peleus and His Bride from the Sea
  • 3:3 Theseus and the Minotaur
  • 3:4 The Life and Labors of Heracles
  • 3:5 Admetus
  • 3:6 How Orpheus the Minstrel Went Down to the World of the Dead
  • 3:7 Jason and Medea

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