Heroes and the Power of Mythos

A conversation with Adam Magness on three vastly different mythological heroes and their virtues: Achilles, the proud warrior. Odysseus, the pragmatic trickster. And Aeneas, the principled leader. These three heroes guided the course of empires.

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Further Reading:

The Iliad by Homer

The Odyssey by Homer

The Aeneid by Virgil

The Roman virtues of Virtus and Pietas

The American Mythos

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