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,...
c. 1250 B.C.,
c. 1200 B.C.
In Greek mythology, Achilles (/əˈkɪliːz/; Ancient Greek: Ἀχιλλεύς, Akhilleus,
pronounced akʰilːéu̯s]) was a Greek hero...
The warrior Achilles is one of the great heroes of Greek mythology. According to
legend, Achilles was extraordinarily strong, courageous and loyal, but he had ...
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'...
dragging Hector around the walls of Troy. Picture of a Greek
vase showing the corpse of Hector dragged behind the chariot of Achilles
, with the goddess Iris in the foreground and the parents of Hector, Hecuba and Priam to the left, and the shade of Patroclus t... More »
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 ...
Sep 29, 2012 ... The bravest, strongest, and even the best-looking hero of the all-star Greek army
that went to Troy to recapture Helen, Achilles was also rather ...
Achilles is the quintessentially heroic subject of Homer's Iliad. He was the
greatest and fastest hero on the Greek side during the Trojan War.
The Greeks having been told by the seer that Troy would not fall without the aid of
Achilles. One of the Greek captains, Odysseus, ...
A hero in the war between the Greeks and the Trojans, Achilles was the foremost
warrior in Greek mythology. He figures prominent'v in the Iliad, the epic by ...