What was the Trojan War?
The Trojan war is a story about two kingdoms in conflict. Kingdoms Troy and Mycenaean. This story was written by Homer Iliad. In the story the Trojans build a large wooden horse to defeat Troy.
When did the Trojan War start and end?
"Helen’s jilted husband Menelaus convinced his brother Agamemnon, king of Mycenae, to lead an expedition to retrieve her. Agamemnon was joined by the Greek heroes Achilles, Odysseus, Nestor and Ajax, and accompanied" (History.com). The war started when Queen Helen of Sparta was kidnapped by the Trojan Prince Paris. It ended when the Greeks defeated the Trojans.
Who were the major players of the war?
The major player of the war were Agamemnon, Achilles, Nestor, Ajax, Odysseus and accompanied. They helped get back Queen Helen of Sparta. All of them returned home after the war except Odysseus, he went back 10 years later after Troy fallen.