Clash of the Gods
J.R.R. Tolkien writes his epic fantasy, "The Lord of the Rings," to follow his tale of the folk of Middle-earth in "The Hobbit." (Repeat)
Sun 4/27 2:00 PM
Duration: 1 hour
History, Religion, Documentary, Interests
Stan Bernard (Narrator)
|"Tolkien's Monsters" J.R.R. Tolkien writes his epic fantasy, "The Lord of the Rings," to follow his tale of the folk of Middle-earth in "The Hobbit." (Repeat)||H2|
|"Thor" In ancient Norse mythology, Thor, god of thunder, protects against evil ogres and battles a giant serpent bent on destroying mankind. (Repeat)||H2|
Hercules, Odysseus, Medusa, Zeus -- the names are familiar, as are their myths. Stories of good against evil, they stand the test of time. But in this History Channel series, experts connect the myths we all know to actual historical events, and link the stories to mythologies of other cultures as well. Episodes also focus on Thor, Beowulf, and the labyrinth of the Minotaur.
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