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Achilles Short Biography - Troy's Greek Hero
Achilles is the quintessentially heroic subject of Homer's Iliad. The Iliad is a work of fiction about the Trojan War, but for those who want a date for the events, ...
Achilles - Profile of the Fictional Greek Hero - Ancient/Classical History
Achilles, the greatest hero of the Greek forces led the Myrmidons in the Trojan War. Read more about Achilles, his family, his loves, his legendary weak spot, and ...
Achilles - Greek Hero Achilles - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Achilles was the leading hero of the Greeks in the Trojan War. Homer focuses on Achilles and the wrath of Achilles in The Iliad.
Achilles and Hector: Images of Ancient Greek Mythology, Religion, Art
Achilles is perhaps the best known figure from The Illiad and his story is, arguably , the central theme in Homer's account of the Trojan war. Like most Greek ...
How Did Achilles Die? - Learn Through Pictures
The death of Achilles by an arrow and the connection with the story of the Achilles Heel. Page 9.
Tables Showing the Achilles Genealogy - Ancient/Classical History
Tables 1 and 2 proceed in the normal way -- from ancestor to descendant, from Zeus etc. to Achilles on his father Peleus' side [Table 1], and from Chaos to ...
Achilles Kills Memnon - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Memnon was an Ethiopian king on the Trojan side in the Trojan War. Achilles killed him in revenge (as Achilles also did with Hector after Patroclus was slain), ...
Achilles and Patroclus - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Agamemnon had angered Achilles, so Achilles was sitting out the Trojan War, but Patroclus tried to talk him into rejoining or, if not, at least to lend him his armor ...
Genealogy of Achilles - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
For more on the genealogy of Achilles, see Achilles Family Tree. Among other notables on the tree, Tantalus may have been the great-great-great grandfather of ...
Who Was the Son of Achilles? - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
The question was asked whether or not Achilles had any children. After all, he is not portrayed as married, and his love of Patroclus has led to speculation that ...