Greek Hero Legend Organized by Time and Place

TIME

LEGEND

PLACE

BEFORE TROJAN WAR

Ch. 13 Perseus and Myths of the Argive Plain

Argive Plain / Argolis / the Argolid

 

Ch. 14 Heracles

Argive Plain, but …

 

Ch. 15 Theseus & Athens

Ch. 16 Crete

Athens and Crete

 

Ch. 17 Oedipus, the Seven Vs. Thebes

Thebes

 

Ch. 18 Jason & the Argonauts

Iolkos / Iolcus; Colchis; Corinth

 

Ch. 18 Meleager

Calydonian Boar Hunt

Western Greece

TROJAN WAR

Chs. 19-20 Trojan War

Troy

AFTER TROJAN WAR

Ch. 20 Return of Agamemnon

Argos

 

Ch. 21 Return of Odysseus

Everywhere

 

Ch. 21 Aeneas to Italy

Everywhere