HERAKLES: also known to the English as Hercules
     
The story of Herakles and his twelve labours is one of the most exciting and famous of all the Greek myths.
Read all about each labour and then complete the task at the end of each one - twelve in total!
For background information about why Herakles had to complete the twelve labours read the introduction first.
An Etymological Dictionary of words and their Greek origins has been provided.
     
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