Iscuss the value of Homeras Iliad for the historian.

First, explain what the poem is
about. Then discuss the problems that the historian faces in attempting to gain historical
data from the poem. What kind of information can we hope to glean from the poem? If
we can extract some reliable historical information from the poem, what period of history
are we actually learning about?

Direction.Do not fill up your answer with extraneous
information. Your response will be handwritten and about 1 8 1/2 /11 page long.

Iscuss the value of Homeras Iliad for the historian.

First, explain what the poem is

about. Then discuss the problems that the historian faces in attempting to gain historical

data from the poem. What kind of information can we hope to glean from the poem? If

we can extract some reliable historical information from the poem, what period of history

are we actually learning about?

DirectionsDo not fill up your answer with extraneous

information. Your response will be handwritten and about 1 8 1/2 /11 page long.

Iscuss the value of Homeras Iliad for the historian……..

First, explain what the poem is
about. Then discuss the problems that the historian faces in attempting to gain historical
data from the poem. What kind of information can we hope to glean from the poem? If
we can extract some reliable historical information from the poem, what period of history
are we actually learning about?
Direction. Do not fill up your answer with extraneous
information. Your response will be handwritten and about 1 8 1/2 /11 page long.