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(S +) Historian Martin Zimmermann: »Troy does not exist« (S +)


Heinrich Schliemann's triumph, his alleged find of Troy, is above all clever self-marketing, says Martin Zimmermann - and explains what we really know about the mythical city.

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Battle-ready hero: Achilles in helmet and armor behind his team of four, on the left the charioteer (Attic amphora, shortly before 500 BC).


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