It is not sufficient that I succeed—all others must fail. — Ghengis Khan


~ 1200 BC
Civilization: Greek — Troy
   Field of Renown:  hero — Demigod
Era:  Heroic

Hero of Virgil's Aeneid. Prince of Troy who escaped from the burning city and after a long voyage, settled in Italy and became the ancestor of Romulus.

Other Resources

Story Links
Book Links
Story of Aeneas  in  Romulus  by  Jacob Abbott
Escape from the Burning City  in  The Story of the Romans  by  H. A. Guerber
Lady Roma  in  The Story of Rome  by  Mary Macgregor

Image Links

Aeneas defending the Body of Pandarus
 in Romulus

Wanderings of Aeneas
 in Romulus

Meeting of Aeneas and Venus
 in The Story of the Romans

The Meeting of Aeneas and Dido
 in The Story of the Romans

Flight of Aeneas.
 in Old World Hero Stories