Homer

Significant Ancient Greek by Jazmyn and Tintin

All about Homer...

Homer was a poet, alive during 800BC to 701BC. He was the author of two of the most important Greek books, The Illiad and The Odyssey. These books are the base of movies such as: Troy, The Odyssey, Achilles and many more.

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The Iliad

The Iliad is one of the two main books that are historically significant in ancient greek times. It is paired with it's sequel, The Odyssey, and talked about the Trojans and the Greek gods. The Iliad, like The Odyssey, is the inspiration for many movies based on Ancient Greece.

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The Odyssey

The Odyssey is the sequel to the Iliad and it is also written by the Greek poet Homer. It is also one of two ancient Greek poems. Thhe poem is mainly about the man Odysseus and his journey home after their defeat of Troy. It also talks about his wife, Penelope, and his son, Telemachus.

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