The Trojan War: History or Myth?

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The ruins of Troy. The site of a famous war?

I wrote a novel set in the Trojan War. So it seems like a good question to try to settle, did the Trojan War really happen or is it the stuff of myth and legend? We know a surprising amount about this topic these days. Read my answer on Susan Higginbotham’s History Refreshed. Click here.

Last week I explained the historical basis of the city of Troy itself in another post–now I’m on to the harder question of the historical basis of the war. For the article about Troy Click here.


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