What is it about the legendary city that more than 3,000 years after
its fall, we still try to unravel Troy's mysteries? Scholars attempt
to answer the question by researching the Greek poet Homer, possibly
one of the greatest poets in Western Europe's history, and his epic
tale of love and war, and comparing his text to archaeological sites.
8.00 p.m. |HISTC| LOST INVENTIONS | Hellfire at Sea
The Fire Ship inspired fear and dread for many on the high seas.
Invented by the Byzantines this flame-throwing battleship made its
sensational debut against the Arab assault on Constantinople in 674
AD. A team of experts try to bring this ancient warship to life.
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