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Priam rules the ruined city of Troy.Hector brother of ParisThe best warrior in Troy when he was killed Troy was doomed.

The Trojan War probably took place in the middle of that period i.e.

The Trojan War - HistoryWiz Mycenaeans of Ancient …

Trojan War is one of the most famous Greek myths, balancing between reality and fiction
The ancient world enjoyed polytheistic farces long before Homer. Close to when the real Trojan War was probably raging, the Egyptians produced a hilarious little tale called The Contendings of Horus and Set. Nearly all of its plot consists of pranks and gross-out jokes. In one scene, the goddess Isis masturbates her son-god Horus, then takes his semen and slips it into the lettuce that his rival Set loves to eat. The divine cum later resurfaces from Set’s ear and testifies against him in front of the other gods. It’s material you can’t read with a straight face (or any reaction short of a Beavis-and-Butthead laugh).

The Trojan War - History Link 101

He was the champion in the fight over the body of Patroclus.OdysseusOdysseus and Achilles attempt to avoid the war by subterfuge.
Many of the Greek gods were involved in the war. Athena, Hera and Poseidon frequently helped the Greeks, while Aphrodite and Ares defended the city of Troy.


The Trojan War - Greek Mythology - Ancinet …

In the dead of night the descend from the belly of the beast and slaughter the Trojans using little discretion.
Even so, it’s a very old story. Since the 1870s, archaeologists have found piling evidence that there was a real Trojan War between Bronze Age Greeks and Hittites. This means that the Iliad had been told and retold for at least five hundred years before a version got written down.

During the war, Odysseus uses wisdom, diplomacy and intellect in addition to his martial prowess to fight the Trojans.

Achilles and Odysseus avoid the Trojan War
A Picture of Laomedon
The most prominent Trojan leader the son of Anchises and Aprodite.

The Trojan War - HistoryWiz Mycenaeans of Ancient Greece

The Ancient Greeks from the classical period thought the Trojan War was a historical event that had taken place in the 13th or 12th century BC, and believed that Troy was located in modern day Turkey and the Dardanelles.

Odysseus and the Trojan War - Greek ..

He became leader after greek was in ruins but survived the war and was respected by Troy.
Ajax the Greater of Salamis, Son of Telamon
Before the Greek ships came he was the best defender and was always the last to give ground to the enemy.

Trojan War Tradition and the Monomyth/Hero’s Journey

Well into the war, Odysseus discovers that a wounded Greek compatriot left behind on a remote island holds the key to the fall of Troy, and arranges to bring back Philoctetes using any means possible.

May 09, 2012 · The Trojan War Tradition: The ..

Some experts suppose that the stories of the Trojan War may have been distorted history, telling of a real war which happened between Greece and Troas in approximately 1200 .

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In the war he is defeated in a duel with Ajax but his strength is restored nevertheless, and then is responsible for slaying Achilles cousin Patroclus.