Jason And The Argonauts Research Paper

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Jason and the Argonauts

A man named Jason a brave being was the son of king Aeson of Icolus and rightful heir the throne. A king names Pelias was told by an Oracle that he would be killed by a relative and that he must guard against a man wearing one sandal. Jason came to claim the throne. Jason helped an old lady across a river. Pelias tells Jason that he would give up the throne if Jason would go out and retrieve the golden fleece. Jason sets off on his quest and overcomes many obstacles and adventures his way to Colchis. With the help of Hera, Jason reaches king Aetes. Hera and Athena asks Aphrodite for her aid. Aphrodite sent Eros to make King Aetes daughter, Medea, fall in love with Jason. Jason asks Aetes for the golden fleece, but Aetes

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