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The Trojan War

10 years of fighting and skirmishing

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Homer's Iliad

wrath of Achilles' to burial of Hector

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Chryses

- Priest of Apollo
- his daughter ChrYseis is a concubine of agamemnon

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Agamemnon refuses to give CHryseis back

"save face"
- arete "excellence"
- time "honour"
- kleos "glory"

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What does Chryses pray to Apollo for?

a plague

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Prophecy of Calchas

chryseis to be returned without ransom

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Agamemnon relents under one condition

Achilles concubine - Briseis

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Who prevents achilles from killing agamemnon

athena

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What book - hector and andromache

iliad

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hector

greatest trojan hero
- brother of Paris

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Andromache

wife of hector

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Astyanax

daughter of Andromache

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3 people sent to appease achilles from agamemnon

odysseus
phoenix
ajax

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Who is phoenix

achille's tutor

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Ajax's parent

Telamon

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Patroclus

Achille's Best Friend

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Patroclus

Achille's Best Friend
- fights hector with Achilles's armour

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Who kills Patroclus?

Hector

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What ultimately gets achilles back into the war?

Patroclus's death

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Achilles's new armour

brought by thetis
- made by hephaestus
- given new shield too

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Fight between hector and achilles

- chases hector around thrice
- drags corpse behind chariot and brings it to tent

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Patroculus' funeral

-sacrifice of 12 trojan youths
- thetis intervenes and brings message from zeus

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Who sneaks into camp aided by Hermes to retrieve HEctor's body?

King Priam

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What book ends with funeral of hector

Iliad

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Achilles and Penthesilea

- penthesilea = queen of the amazons
- achilles takes her armour as he kills her but falls in love

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Achilles is taunted by who?

Thersites
- ugliest man at troy
- he kills Thersites

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Where does Achilles go after killing thersites

lesbos
- purified by odysseus

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Death of Achilles

- achilles fatally wounded in heel
- paris shoots arrow and apollo guides it to heel

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Recovery of Achilles' corpse

- ajax the greater
son of telamon - telamonian ajax

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Polyxena daughter of whom?

Priam and Hecuba

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Odysseus and Ajax fight for armour

- odysseus awarded because trojan prisoners say odysseus is more devastating foe

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Mad Ajax

- 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

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Sophocles Tragedy

Ajax

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3 conditions for fall of troy

1. Neoptolemus
- 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

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Building of wooden horse

odysseus commisions epeus to build it

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What book is the building of the horse?

Odyssey and Aeneid

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Sinon

- pretends he's escaped human sacrifice and explains the horse is a offering to Athena

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Who calls Sinon a liar

Laocoon

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Who kills Laocoon and his two sons

2 sea serpents

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aenaes

founder of roman people
- son of aphrodite and anchises
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Escape of Aeneas told in what story?

Vergil's aeneid

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Who rapes Cassandra?

Ajax the Lesser

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Ajax the lesser parent

Oileus

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Hurling of Astyanax

Odysseus through astyanax from walls of troy in front of astyanax's mom.