Secrets of Archaeology
Episode 27 - Mycenaeans: The Civilization of Heroes. A visit to the heart of the first great civilizations between the Euphrates and the Aegean Sea takes us to the pre-Hellenic cities of Mycenae, Tiryns, and the legendary Babylonian city of Troy where archeological findings have confirmed existence of the world of heroes that Homer depicted in his epic poems. We will even visit the site of the classic battle between Hector and Achilles.
|Episode 27 - Mycenaeans: The Civilization of Heroes|
|Mycenaean Greece - wikipedia
Mycenaean Greece was the last phase of the Bronze Age in Ancient Greece (ca. 1600-1100 BC). It takes its name from the archaeological site of Mycenae in Argolis, Peloponnese, southern Greece.
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