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In Greek mythology, Achilles was the greatest hero of the Trojan War and the central character of Homer's epic poem Iliad. Although completely reliable evidence is absent, most scholars date the Trojan War to the 12th or 13th century before Christ,... More »
Born: c. 1250 B.C., Thessaly, Greece
Died: c. 1200 B.C.

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In Greek mythology, Achilles was a Greek hero of the Trojan War and the central character and greatest warrior of Homer's Iliad. His mother was the immortal ...

Achilles - Greek Mythology

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Achilles was a hero in Greek mythology and one of the main characters that participated in the Trojan War. He was also the protagonist of Homer'...

Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology: Achilles - Mythweb

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Achilles was the best fighter of the Greeks besieging Troy in the Trojan War. When the hero Odysseus journeyed to the Underworld to seek the advice of the ...

Achilles | Greek mythology | Britannica.com

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Feb 9, 2015 ... In Greek mythology, son of the mortal Peleus, king of the Myrmidons, and the Nereid, or sea nymph, Thetis. Achilles was the bravest, ...

Achilles - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Achilles, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

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The greatest warrior in the Achaian army. The Iliad is about the Trojan War, but it is primarily about the war as it is affected by Achilles' wrath, or anger. A.

Who is Achilles? | Reference.com

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In Greek legend, Achilles was the son of the king of the Myrmidons, Peleas, and the Nereid Thetis. He was said to have been dipped into the river Styx by his ...

Who is Achilles? - Greek Mythology - Quatr.us

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May 2016 -Achilles was the son of Peleus and Thetis: Peleus was a king in Greece, and Thetis was a nymph. When Achilles was still a little baby, his mother  ...

Greek Mythology: Achilles

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ACHILLES And His Vulnerable Heel Achilles was a powerful hero in Homer's Iliad, and undoubtedly the greatest warrior on the battlefield at Troy. In his youth ...