The Bull From The Sea

Mary Renault's classic reworking of the legend of Theseus.

Abridged by Keith Darvill and read by Robert Glenister.

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0620060821

6/10. Attica is under siege from the East - and from the Amazon Moon Maidens.

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6/10. Attica is under siege from the East - and from the Amazon Moon Maidens.

0720060822

7/10. Theseus, grieving for his loss, struggles to make a relationship with his son Hippolytas.

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7/10. Theseus, grieving for his loss, struggles to make a relationship with his son Hippolytas.

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8/10. Relationships between Theseus, his wife and his two sons are reaching breaking point.

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8/10. Relationships between Theseus, his wife and his two sons are reaching breaking point.

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9/10. Theseus and Hippolytas part company.

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9/10. Theseus and Hippolytas part company.

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Poseidon takes a terrible revenge on Theseus.

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Poseidon takes a terrible revenge on Theseus.

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Mary Renault's classic reworking of the legend of Theseus.

Abridged by Keith Darvill and read by Robert Glenister.Theseus returns home in glory, having overcome the monstrous Minotaur - only to discover that his father is dead. As he takes the throne, his first challenge is to capture the mighty King Bull Podargos.

AR0120060814

Mary Renault's classic reworking of the legend of Theseus.

Abridged by Keith Darvill and read by Robert Glenister.Theseus returns home in glory, having overcome the monstrous Minotaur - only to discover that his father is dead. As he takes the throne, his first challenge is to capture the mighty King Bull Podargos.

AR0220060815

Kingship of Attica makes many demands on Theseus, not least the necessity to take a wife.

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Kingship of Attica makes many demands on Theseus, not least the necessity to take a wife.

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Theseus and his friend Pirithoos go in search of golden fleeces and find more adventure than they were expecting.

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Theseus and his friend Pirithoos go in search of golden fleeces and find more adventure than they were expecting.

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Theseus encounters the legendary Amazons.

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Theseus encounters the legendary Amazons.

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5/5.

Two sons are born to Theseus, but the future of the throne is uncertain.

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5/5.

Two sons are born to Theseus, but the future of the throne is uncertain.