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Secrets of the Dead

The Real Trojan Horse

Season 14 Episode 3 | 54m 40s

The Trojan Horse… It was the ultimate sneak attack, bringing a city that would withstood nine years of battle to its knees. But was it simply a work of fiction? Or did the Greeks really trick the Trojans into defeat with a giant wooden horse that concealed enough soldiers to reduce the powerful city to rubble?

Aired: 10/13/15

Expires: 10/12/23

Rating: NR

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