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Author Apollonius, Rhodius.

Title The Argonautika [Hoopla electronic resource].

Edition Abridged.
Imprint [United States] : HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books : Made available through hoopla, 1996.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 30 min.)) : digital.
Series HighBridge classics
HighBridge classics.
Access Digital content provided by hoopla.
Cast Read by Peter Green.
Summary Jason, a young prince, is sent on a perilous expedition but comes through various ordeals with the aid of the king's daughter, Medeia, winning the golden fleece and carrying off Medeia herself. He is a very modern figure, not at all Achillean: almost an anti-hero. Along the way, the story incorporates vivid accounts of early exploration and colonizing ventures. Peter Green's lively, readable verse translation captures the swift narrative movement of Apollonios's epic Greek.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Argonauts (Greek mythology) -- Poetry. -- Sound recordings.
Jason (Greek mythology) -- Poetry. -- Sound recordings.
Medea, consort of Aegeus, King of Athens (Mythological character) -- Poetry.
Genre Epic poetry.
Added Author Green, Peter, 1924-
Stevenson, Juliet.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781598872538 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1598872532 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT11419330
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