Amazing DiscoveriesThe Trojan War is one of the oldest and most famous stories in history. Told by Homer in the Iliad and parts of the Odyssey, it recounts a ten-year siege of Troy by the Greeks. Complete with love affairs, revenge, a godly soap opera, grisly battles, demigod characters like Achilles and Ajax, and one of the most legendary war tricks of all time – the Trojan war is an epic tale that has been retold countless times since it was first written down around the 8th century BC. But did it really happen? And did Troy actually exist?