The Map Story
There’s a very old tradition at Troy: bring your copy of Homer’s Iliad, and look around the countryside for familiar landmarks of the great legend. Take a look at our Map of Homeric Quotes & Landmarks to see some favorites....
The Trojan War
If you look at the bottom of the page you will see three timeframes for the story of the War. The uppermost timeline shows how the War was an event with causes and effects, the entire span of time being 50 years.
The actual War took place over a period of 10 years.
At the bottom, you will see the action included by the poet Homer in the Iliad, a period of only 41 days!