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Lions in ancient Greece

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Lions in ancient Greece

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Lions play an important part in Greek art and myth. But did these animals really exist on the European continent?

History as inspiration

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History as inspiration

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A good knowledge of history can help fuel creativity, as demonstrated by the works of renowned fiction writers.

Disney's Hercules (1997)

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Disney's Hercules (1997)

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Disney does Hercules, resulting in an entertaining movie that’s fun for all the family.

The shield of Heracles

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The shield of Heracles

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The earliest known text about one of Heracles’ adventures is the so-called Shield of Heracles, attributed to Hesiod.

Hercules 3D (2014)

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Hercules 3D (2014)

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Based on the comic book by Steve Moore, this energetic Hercules movie also borrows from classic Peplum films.