posted on Jun, 13 2004 @ 07:46 PM
This thread is FUN!!!!!!
The Story So Far!!!!!!!
They were cutting open an Egyptian Mummy and the found a Papyrus Scroll inside and they read it and it is a missing part of Homer's Iliad!!!!
Yes, it is or may be a different or complimentary version of the Iliad by Homer!!!
This man named Aeschylus was also know to History as "Homer Aeschylus" and may be one of many different Homers or Bards or may have even been
It will be made into a play!
When I was a boy in the 60's I read the Iliad & the Oddesey by Homer.
I read the last chapter called the Funeral of Hector.
In the book the Iliad I read that they cremated Hector and put his ashes and charred bones in a gold box and buried it outside the gates next to the
If Hienrich Scleimann was right about Hissarlik being Troy or Ilium then we ought to find this gold box buried in a hole under many small rocks!
The discovery of this Golden Ossuary would prove that Troy was really real.
It also would be a great Treasure for we would have the very bones of Hector who was slain by Achilles.
Maybe even some DNA!
After reading these 2 books over again and again, I think I now know why it goes by 2 names!
Ilium was the Royal Fortress where the King Priam lived and Troy was the City that was around it!
New discoveries around the Citadel which Schliemann said was too small to be Troy now make sense of this.
There may be new treasures still buried there!