In Greek mythology, Helen of Troy also known as Helen of Sparta, or simply
Helen, was the ..... In Odyssey, however, Homer narrates a different story: Helen
circled the Horse three times, and she im...
In Greek mythology, Helen of Troy was the most beautiful woman in the world. A
daughter of the god Zeus*, she is best known for the part she played in causing ...
It is probably best to go with the common story that Helen had no child by
Theseus and that Iphigeneia was the daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra.
In some accounts, Helen was thought to prosper in the city of Troy and be a
treacherous woman, but in other stories, she was considered to be in constant
Apr 30, 2015 ... During an absence of Menelaus, however, Helen fled to Troy with ... According to
a variant of the story, Helen, in widowhood, was driven out by ...
Recounted in Homer's Iliad, the story of Helen of Troy and the Trojan War is a
Greek heroic legend, combining fact and fiction. The earliest written work in ...
Sep 16, 2014 ... The mythical Helen of Troy has inspired poets and artists for centuries as the ...
Herodotus argues that this version of the story is more plausible ...
Aug 30, 2016 ... Helen of Troy and the Trojan War were central to the early history of ancient
Greece. Helen is the object of one of the most dramatic love stories ...
Aug 20, 2006 ... More stories about Troy will follow on this page. We've written some more
background to this story for those doing school projects on Helen.
According to myth, Helen of Troy's beauty was the cause of the Trojan War, which
is why she has been called 'the face that launched a thousand...