TITLE

Legends and heroes

AUTHOR(S)
Maule, David; Holden, Susan
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Story of Troy;2000, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter from the book "The Story of Troy" is presented. It explores the two poems, "The Iliad" and "The Odyssey," by Greek writer Homer which told the story of a war between Greece and Troy 500 years before Homer lived. The poems were based on Greek history and legends. The story reveals how the Greeks tried to capture Troy, then thought up a clever scheme to invade it by using a giant wooden horse.
ACCESSION #
43701041

 

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