Presentation by: Sammy Van Geleuken
Genesis or "Birth"
Realm or Dominion
Other Mythological Creatures
Hercules- Atlas was tried to trick Hercules into taking on his responsibility of holding up the heavens when Atlas offered to find the apple of Herperides, but Hercules tricked him into taking the the responsibility back.
Perseus- Perseus asked Atlas for a place to live, but when Atlas declined Perseus turned atlas into stone using Medusa's head.
Deimas- The son of Dardanus of Troy, he took over the place of ruler of Arcadia.
Gill, N. S. "Atlas - The Greco-Roman Titan." About.com Ancient / Classical History. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Jan. 2014.