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In Search of Myths and Heroes

Michael Wood embarks on a quest to uncover the roots of four great legends from Greek, Celtic, Biblical and Indian myths. Each journey opens up universal themes as Wood goes in search not only of the historical past and literal truth, but also of the mythic past and archetypal stories that reflect and have sustained human existence since the beginning of time.

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Monday, May 21, 2012 - 1:00 AM    "Arthur: The Once & Future King" In the second segment, Wood explores the greatest British myth: the tale of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Traveling around the Celtic world, Wood uncovers the extraordinary story of how a shadowy Welsh freedom fighter became a medieval superman and, finally, the model of a Christian hero. On the way, viewers discover the real stories behind the Round Table, Excalibur and the Holy Grail itself. Part 2 of 4 G
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