Flashcards in Chapter 19 Part 2 Deck (44):
The Trojan War
10 years of fighting and skirmishing
wrath of Achilles' to burial of Hector
- Priest of Apollo
- his daughter ChrYseis is a concubine of agamemnon
Agamemnon refuses to give CHryseis back
- arete "excellence"
- time "honour"
- kleos "glory"
What does Chryses pray to Apollo for?
Prophecy of Calchas
chryseis to be returned without ransom
Agamemnon relents under one condition
Achilles concubine - Briseis
Who prevents achilles from killing agamemnon
What book - hector and andromache
greatest trojan hero
- brother of Paris
wife of hector
daughter of Andromache
3 people sent to appease achilles from agamemnon
Who is phoenix
Achille's Best Friend
Achille's Best Friend
- fights hector with Achilles's armour
Who kills Patroclus?
What ultimately gets achilles back into the war?
Achilles's new armour
brought by thetis
- made by hephaestus
- given new shield too
Fight between hector and achilles
- chases hector around thrice
- drags corpse behind chariot and brings it to tent
-sacrifice of 12 trojan youths
- thetis intervenes and brings message from zeus
Who sneaks into camp aided by Hermes to retrieve HEctor's body?
What book ends with funeral of hector
Achilles and Penthesilea
- penthesilea = queen of the amazons
- achilles takes her armour as he kills her but falls in love
Achilles is taunted by who?
- ugliest man at troy
- he kills Thersites
Where does Achilles go after killing thersites
- purified by odysseus
Death of Achilles
- achilles fatally wounded in heel
- paris shoots arrow and apollo guides it to heel
Recovery of Achilles' corpse
- ajax the greater
son of telamon - telamonian ajax
Polyxena daughter of whom?
Priam and Hecuba
Odysseus and Ajax fight for armour
- odysseus awarded because trojan prisoners say odysseus is more devastating foe
- ajax disgraced after not given armour
- slaughters flock of sheep and believes their enemies
- kills himself
- blood springs and forms flower "Al Al" for Aisas on its petals
3 conditions for fall of troy
- son of achilles and brutally slaughters priam at alter
2. The Palladium
- statue of athena protectress of the city
3. bow of heracles
- philoctetes from lemnos
Building of wooden horse
odysseus commisions epeus to build it
What book is the building of the horse?
Odyssey and Aeneid
- pretends he's escaped human sacrifice and explains the horse is a offering to Athena
Who calls Sinon a liar
Who kills Laocoon and his two sons
2 sea serpents
founder of roman people
- son of aphrodite and anchises
Escape of Aeneas told in what story?
Who rapes Cassandra?
Ajax the Lesser
Ajax the lesser parent