Essay/Term paper: Trojan war
Essay, term paper, research paper: History
The Trojan War took place more than a few
thousand years ago in ancient Greece. It was a
war waged by the Greeks on the city of Troy.
This war was said to have lasted ten years. It
was caused by the abduction of Helen by Paris.
Helen at the time was married to King Menalaus
of Sparta. To avenge the kidnapping King
Agamemnon of Mycenae and the warriors of
Odysseus and Archilles followed Helen and Paris
back to Troy and waged war upon the city for
ten years. One day, the warriors thought of an
idea. They built a giant hallow wooden horse
witch everyone piled into. Then they set it
outside the gates of Troy. When Paris saw this
horse he thought it was a gift and he had won the
war he brought into the middle of the city. When
night fell the belligerent men inside crawled out
and conquered the city of Troy, then was the ten
year war finally over. Although the Trojan war
was not real, it was based on a another war at
Troy, it has taught us some lessons in the field of
strategy and war fighting. In the following
passage you will read more about what the
Trojan War and Horse has taught us.
The Trojan War mostly taught us about
strategies of winning wars. The basic lesson was
that of, the more keen and cunning the ideas the
better the chance you can have of winning. We
have taken the lesson an applied it to each year
and century. Starting with things like simple bow
and arrows, we have took that and made snipers.
Then came things like guns although at first they
were hard to use now we have guns that could
kill from yards upon yards away. Even more
recent we have infer red, "smart" bombs, tanks,
bombers, helicopters, and also computers can be
a very useful part of winning simple battles or
huge wars. This just goes to show you that the
better advanced and cunning your weapons and
strategies are the better advantage you have over
Those facts stated above are just a few of the
many lessons that the great Trojan war has
taught us. In recap this puissant war has bred
new ideas of strategies and ideas about the art of
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