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Inspiring tales of heroes from a variety of occasions and areas referring to their bold deeds, brought on by means of their excessive beliefs. Perseus and Hercules are integrated from Greek mythology and David and Daniel from the Bible. one of the mythical heroes of the center a long time are St. George, King Arthur, Sir Galahad, Siegfried, Roland, Robin Hood, The Cid, and William inform. ancient individuals reminiscent of Alfred the nice, Richard the Lion-Hearted, Robert the Bruce, and Robert E. Lee around out the gathering. compatible for a long time 10 and up.

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