Schliemann was a German archaeologist and an advocate of the historical reality of places mentioned in the works of Homer.
World Heritage Sites connected to 'Heinrich Schliemann':
Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns Excavated by him (from 1876 on)Pompei Visited the site shortly before his death in 1890St. Petersburg Lived and worked there as a trader in indigo, sugar, tea and coffee (1846-1860's). Also married thereTroy Excavated by him (from 1871 on)
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