Achilles' Shield Decoded
For centuries people have tried to find Troy and Ithaca, to uncover evidence of the Trojan War, and to map Odysseus’ meandering journey. There is much speculation but no definitive proof. Many say it was all a figment of Homer’s imagination.
Dr. Henk van Oosten graduated from Wageningen University, the Netherlands, and worked in applied agro-research and innovation consultancy. He instigated radical innovation through connecting different disciplines, creating sweeping narratives, and changing perceptions.
Achilles’ Shield Decoded
The key to Homer’s Odyssey and the Trojan War
More information on these theories
How a retired foresight scientist’s unusual approach has led to rethinking Troy’s location and the motives for the Trojan War.