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Greek Mythology Explained

A Deeper Look at Classical Greek Lore and Myth
Narrated by: Derek Perkins
Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
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Fans of George R. R Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series and the Game of Thrones TV series will love Greek Mythology Explained, a unique retelling of Greek mythological tales featuring love, betrayal, murder, and ruthless ambitions.   

A fascinating take on classical Greek stories: Discover six classic Greek myths in this exciting retelling that paints both famous and lesser known characters in a whole new light. Follow the likes of Odysseus, Lamia, Bellerophon, Icarus, Medusa, and Artemis as their fates are revealed through bloody trials, gut-wrenching betrayals, sinister motives, and broken hearts. With an accessible writing style that delves into the thoughts, feelings, desires, and motivations of every character, these mythical figures and their compelling stories will resonate with listeners as they are guided through perilous and tragic adventures. 

A deeper understanding: Greek Mythology Explained provides an in-depth analysis of each story told as it unravels the greater themes and valuable lessons hidden within each chapter. Listeners will gain a deeper insight into the character's motives and the varying depictions of the original Greek myths.

©2018 Marios Christou & David Ramenah (P)2019 Tantor

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Beautifully narrated and explained

I liked the way the narrator explained stories detailing everything which makes you imagine things in your head like you are watching a video. The best part was that after every chapter the moral was explained along with the different variations that exist for few characters

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  • T. Kennedy
  • 10-07-19

so good I wish there were dozens more

excellent narration, extremely well fleshed out stories that bring the characters to life. magical, and easily one of my new favorites

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  • Raghad Muaz
  • 01-04-20

It was excellent.

It kept me waiting for more of Greek Mythology.
The narration is excellent and the stories are beyond beautiful. I loved the explanation, the morals are for all times to consider.

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