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Theseus units out to say his birthright as ruler of Athens, and face his maximum problem - the Minotaur, a savage beast who's half-man, half-bull.

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RAISED BY HIS MOTHER AND TUTOR, YOUNG THESEUS FINALLY LEARNS THE TRUTH OF HIS BIRTH: HE IS THE SON OF KING AEGEUS, RULER OF ATHENS. ARMED WITH HIS FATHER’S SHIELD, HE SETS OUT TO CLAIM HIS BIRTHRIGHT AND FACE HIS GREATEST CHALLENGE—THE MINOTAUR, A SAVAGE BEAST WHO IS HALF-MAN, HALF-BULL. TO DEFEAT THE MINOTAUR, THESEUS MUST ENTER THE LABYRINTH, A BEWILDERING MAZE FROM WHICH NO ONE HAS EVER ESCAPED ALIVE. WILL THESEUS SUCCEED IN HIS QUEST? OR WILL HE SUFFER THE FATE OF THE MINOTAUR’S MANY OTHER VICTIMS?

Limke, Jeff. Jason: Quest for the Golden Fleece. Minneapolis: Graphic Universe, 2007. Read about the exciting adventures of another great Greek hero, Jason, and his relationship with a certain woman named Medea. MythWeb. html. This site, with a searchable encyclopedia, provides students with information on gods, goddesses, and places in Greek myth, as well as ample information about Theseus. Storrie, Paul D. Hercules: The Twelve Labors. Minneapolis: Graphic Universe, 2007. Learn about Theseus’ hero and inspiration, Hercules, one of Greece’s greatest legends.

48 deeper into the labyrinth he walked . . . his heart beat faster with every step. RAISED BY HIS MOTHER AND TUTOR, YOUNG THESEUS FINALLY LEARNS THE TRUTH OF HIS BIRTH: HE IS THE SON OF KING AEGEUS, RULER OF ATHENS. ARMED WITH HIS FATHER’S SHIELD, HE SETS OUT TO CLAIM HIS BIRTHRIGHT AND FACE HIS GREATEST CHALLENGE—THE MINOTAUR, A SAVAGE BEAST WHO IS HALF-MAN, HALF-BULL. TO DEFEAT THE MINOTAUR, THESEUS MUST ENTER THE LABYRINTH, A BEWILDERING MAZE FROM WHICH NO ONE HAS EVER ESCAPED ALIVE. WILL THESEUS SUCCEED IN HIS QUEST?

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