Mycenaean introduced horses to Greece, fought battles in chariots arrive to battle
on chariots but than get off to fight.
Civilization of warriors and they conquered the island of Crete, and they started to
have power not only in the Greek Peninsula, but the in whole island of Crete.
1290 BCE- Collapse of the Mycenaean Culture around this date the Greek
Peninsula became poorer. No more beautiful expensive objects
Hittites were Indo- European speaking
Sea Peoples arrived directly from the Sea, and were attacking the Hittites and
100-750 BCE Dark Age
People stopped decorating vases with scenes and people, instead patterns
During this period no document was written, the system of palaces was not
People are no longer able to import goods from other countries or have the
same lifestyle as in the past.
Period of wealth started again.
They adapted the Phoenician alphabet.
The war of Troy (Ilion): Legend and History
Records from the Hittite Empire and from Egypt
The Prior Event to Troy War Strife is not invited at the Wedding of Peleus and
Strife (Eris) is generally represented with wings on shoulders and feet so she can
swiftly reach people. She threw a golden apple inscribed with the words For the Most Beautiful on the
table. There were three goddesses who began to fight over the apple (Hera, Athena,
and Aphrodite). Zeus than decided that the argument would be settled by Paris, who
was the son of the King of Troy.
Paris was also referred