The age of chivalry is gone.—That of sophisters, economists and calculators has succeeded. — Edmund Burke

Jason

~ 2000 BC
Civilization: Greek — Mycenae
   Field of Renown:  hero — Demigod
Era:  Heroic

Led a voyage of 'Argonauts' on a quest to recover the Golden Fleece.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
Adventures of Jason  in  The Story of the Greeks  by  H. A. Guerber
Jason and the Golden Fleece  in  Famous Men of Greece  by  John H. Haaren and A. B. Poland
Golden Fleece in  Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys  by  Nathaniel Hawthorne
How Jason Lost his Sandal in Anauros in  The Greek Heroes  by  Charles Kingsley
Voyage of the Argonauts  in  Historical Tales: Greek  by  Charles Morris
The Good Ship Argo  in  Stories of the Ancient Greeks  by  Charles D. Shaw
Story of the Argonauts  in  On the Shores of the Great Sea  by  M. B. Synge


Image Links


I am going to Iolchos', answered Jason.
 in Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys

Jason caught the fleece from the tree
 in Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys

The Argonauts
 in Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys

Jason confronts King Pelias
 in Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys

Medea
 in Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys

Jason in the Argo
 in Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys

Medea Slaying her Children
 in Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys

The Fiery Bulls
 in Stories of the Ancient Greeks

A Map of the Voyage of the Argonauts
 in A Book of Discovery

They named her Argo, and worked at her all day long.
 in On the Shores of the Great Sea

Jason Claiming his Kingdom
 in The Story of the Greek People

The Argonauts in the Argo
 in The Story of the Greek People