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For Herakles Ninth Labor he was sent to retrieve the magical girdle of Hippolyta.  Herakles performed feats of strength for the queen and she was so impresssed that she consented to give of the girdle.  Upset how easily Herakles had aquired the belt, Hera interviened and caused several amazons to believe Herakles was trying to harm their queen.  The Amazons attacked and a battle insued.  In the end Herakles was victorious and killed several of the Amazons including Aella, Alkippe and even Queen Hippolyta herself.

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