The idea of a “hero story” is used over and over again, at it seem each generation has their own “hero story”. This video explains how those ancient hero stories, like The Iliad and The Odyssey are structured, and compares them to modern-day stories. There’s also more information and questions included with the video!
Could Odysseus’ story be real? This brief video takes a glimpse into the investigation of an ancient ship discovered off the coast of Sicily.
Here is some information about books and movies that are based on these classic tales.
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