A rather imaginative reconstruction of the events surrounding the Sea Peoples and the ending of the end of the Bronze Age.
The burning of Troye - Vlieger de Simon
I'd never heard of the Luwians before; in my mind, Troy was a branch of the Mycenaen civilization, and the Trojan War was just a particularly bitter internecine fight. Well, I read the Durants about 50 years ago, so maybe I forgot. But what about Helen? Did she exist, or was she a bit of Homeric Rule 5? A few actresses have played Helen down through the ages:
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Do you have the references/source for the first image Vlieger de Simon The burning of Troye?
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