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Greek Heroes and Heroines
This index page presents a list of links for the section on Greek heroes and heroines. As you may notice, the various heroes are organized alphabetically. If you are looking for information about a specific hero or heroine, you can either browse through the following pages, or use the Mythography search engine (located to the right).
Heroes & Heroines a-c
Greek heroes, from Achilles through Cassiopeia; this list also includes legendary heroes such as Ajax, Ariadne, and Bellerophon
Heroes & Heroines c-h
more Greek heroes, from the brothers Castor and Polydeuces through Hippolytus; other notables are Helen of Troy and Herakles
Heroes & Heroines i-o
Iphigenia through Oedipus are represented on this page; also Jason, Medea, and Odysseus make an appearance
Heroes & Heroines o-t
this page features more heroes, from Orion through Theseus; other intriguing characters are Orpheus, Pandora, and Paris
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Who's Who in Classical Mythology
This book is a great source for information about Greek and Roman mythology! Organized alphabetically, this who's who features information about over 1200 of the most intriguing characters from Classical myth and legend.
The stories of Classical myth come to life in Bulfinch's book. This edition also features legends from other cultures.
Do you have a specific question about Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology? Then try the Mythography forum!
And there are excellent entries on the Greek heroes and heroines.
The Oxford Classical Dictionary