Relation to Odyssey
In odysssey the heros of Greek try to save Helen just like what happened. It tells the story of their journey to Yroy and historical findings prove some of it to be true.
Homer is the writer of The Odyssey was thought be a fantasy writer. Many thought the books he wrote were purely fictional and had no relation to real life. This all changed when someone found the city of Troy and there was evidence to support his story. Homer is a mystery Some people think a group made the stories and some think of was just one man. Either way Homer with go down as a legendary poet.
Biography.com editors. "Homer Biograpy" http://www.biography.com/people/homer-9342775#legacy
Peter T Struck. "Trojan War" http://www.classics.upenn.edu/myth/php/homer/index.php?page=trojan
History.com Staff. "Trojan War" http://www.history.com/topics/ancient-history/trojan-war