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Authorship debated. Namesake was the Titan who brought fire to man.
___________ Trilogy III: Orestes is tried by the gods for the murder of Clytemnestra and Aegisthus and is acquitted. Athena renames the Furies with the name of the play.
Named for Greek opponents defeated at the Battle of Salamis; the only Greek tragedy dealing with recent history.
The fifty daughters of Danaus, the Danaids, flee to Argos to escape forced marriages to cousins in Egypt.
Sons of Oedipus agree to alternate as kings of Thebes but rivalry for the throne leads to war.
___________ Trilogy II: Orestes and Electra plan and carry out revenge upon Clytemnestra and her lover, Aegisthus.
Only complete ancient Greek trilogy still in existence.
___________ Trilogy I: describes namesake's death at the hands of his wife, Clytemnestra.

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