Trojan War by Alexis Buckner
Jan 1, 1000
1 Jan 1000, Wedding of King Pelius and ThetisPeleus life is marked with life by war and tragety, He had then Murdered his half-Brother, His father then Exlies him to Pithia where he then becomes purified for the murder and goes on toe marry the daughter of a King. Then Eventually, Peleus becomes the king of Pithia. Eris, the Goddess of discord, was the only god uninvited. She threw a golden apple into the weddding that said "For the Fairest". Aphrodite, Athena, and Hera all wanted the apple, but Zeus would not chose between them.
Period: Jan 1, 1000 to Jan 19, 1000
The Trojan War 1 Jan 1000 - 19 Jan 1000
Jan 2, 1000
2 Jan 1000, Judgement of ParisThe Goddess of Strife named Eris was not Invited to the celebration. So she then threw in a Golden Apple that said " For the fairest" All the Goddesses had thought that each one of them were beautiful and that the apple was for them. But someone had to choose so they would not fight anymore. The Three Goddesses went over to Zeus and asked who was the Fairest but he did not want to reply so he sent them to Paris, When he tells them to undress so he could Judge eachone of them.
Jan 3, 1000
3 Jan 1000, Paris goes to visit King Menelaus of SpartaWhen Paris had choosen Aphrodite she had bribed him to give him Helen. So he set off to go look for her. But she was already married at the time. Paris had to raid Menelaus's house and take Helen away from him.But At first sight Helen fell in love with Paris so she went with him anyways.
Jan 4, 1000
The Begining of the war/ Helen StollenOne Menelau had found out him wife was stollen from him by Paris of Troy. He went off to look for her on his own. Ask woman near by have they seen or heard from her.
Jan 5, 1000
The war had beganMenelaus has now brought together many troops and men for the 10 year war that is now about to happen.
Jan 6, 1000
Cyprus suitor of HelenHe did not wish to go to war, but promised Agamemnon fifty ships for the Greek fleet,the first ship was commanded by his son,the other forty-nine, however, were toy clay ships, with tiny clay sailors,they broke down soon after being put in the ocean.
Jan 7, 1000
Finding Troy7 Jan 1000,Finding Troy proved difficult, however, and the Greek fleet at first landed in Mysia, the Greeks were under the impression that Helen had been taken by the Teuthranians,they denied such allegations,Telephus, in the course of the war, was wounded by Achilles,he had been told by an oracle that only the person who wounded him could cure him.
Jan 8, 1000
The War8 Jan 1000,The first nine years of the war consisted of both war in Troy and war against the neighboring regions,the Greeks realized that Troy was being supplied by its neighboring kingdoms, so Greeks were sent to defeat these areas,as well as destroying Trojan economy, these battles let the Greeks gather a large amount of resources and other spoils of war, including women.
Jan 9, 1000
The Death of many herosDuring this war. Many of the Heros Against Troy had died during battle, This was Achilles and Ajax, The Trojans Hector and Paris, The one who started it.
Jan 10, 1000
The Trojan WarThat night, after most of Troy was asleep or in a drunken stupor, Sinon let the Greek warriors with Odysseus out from the horse, and they slaughtered the Trojans. Priam was killed as he huddled by Zeus' altar and Cassandra was pulled from the statue of Athena and raped
Jan 11, 1000
Returning home from the warFew Achaeans had went home safely. Many of them were founding colonies on the distant shores. The Romans were later trached to their main Orgin to the Aeneas, Who was one of the Trojans who had led the Surviving Trojans to Mordern Day Italy