• stole
  • Accordingly, when the seducer Paris stole Menelaus' wife, all those who had sworn the oath were summoned by Agamemnon (Menelaus' brother), so that they would join the coalition that was to sail from Aulis to Troy in order to demand the restoration of Helen and the Spartan property that was stolen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Greeks
  • During the Trojan War, the importance of the Palladium to Troy was said to have been revealed to the Greeks by Helenus, the prophetic son of Priam. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Greeks somehow managed to persuade the warrior seer to reveal the weakness of Troy. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this way the Greeks were then able to enter Troy and lay it waste using the deceit of the Trojan Horse. (wikipedia.org)
  • While Helen laments the fit of lust brought on by Aphrodite that sent her to Troy with Paris, Menelaus recounts how she betrayed the Greeks by attempting to imitate the voices of the soldiers' wives while they were inside the Trojan Horse. (wikipedia.org)
  • Incidentally, Telemachus learns the fate of Menelaus' brother Agamemnon, king of Mycenae and leader of the Greeks at Troy: he was murdered on his return home by his wife Clytemnestra and her lover Aegisthus. (wikipedia.org)
  • metals
  • NEW YORK (CBS.MW) -- March palladium surged 4.2 percent, gaining by its maximum daily allowable amount, with no word yet on any export terms set by Russia, a key producer of white metals. (marketwatch.com)
  • futures
  • Russia failed to ship any palladium for the first six months of 1997, fueling a rally in futures. (marketwatch.com)
  • The firm reports that palladium futures recently climbed to a 14-month high, including a July surge to the largest one-month price gain in eight-and-a-half years. (coinworld.com)
  • found
  • Palladium is a white, malleable metal that's found in parts of Russia, South Africa, the northern U.S. and Canada. (providentmetals.com)
  • Beliefs attributing particular icons as palladia were found especially in the Eastern Churches, and have remained particularly powerful in Russian Orthodoxy, where a number of icons protected different cities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Helen
  • There he was recognized by Helen, who told him where the Palladium was. (wikipedia.org)
  • Telemachus also hears from Helen, who is the first to recognize him, that she pities him because Odysseus was not there for him in his childhood because he went to Troy to fight for her and also about his exploit of stealing the Palladium, or the Luck of Troy, where she was the only one to recognize him. (wikipedia.org)
  • deceit
  • Chenevix decided to prove that all talks about metal are just "deceit", and despite the high price he bought a palladium bar and started analyzing it. (montre24.com)
  • Greek
  • The Returns from Troy are the stories of how the Greek leaders returned after their victory in the Trojan War. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • For consumers this translates into longer wear over comparable palladium products that have been made using traditional lost wax casting methods. (jckonline.com)
  • Nestor
  • Nestor, who had the best conduct in Troy and did not take part in the looting, was the only hero who had a good, fast and safe return. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • Troy University is a comprehensive public university that is located in Troy, Alabama, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was founded on February 26, 1887 as Troy State Normal School within the Alabama State University System by an Act of the Alabama Legislature. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is the flagship university of the Troy University System. (wikipedia.org)
  • Troy University is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACS) to award associate, baccalaureate, master's, education specialist, and doctoral degrees. (wikipedia.org)
  • and Troy State University (Main Campus) all merged under one accreditation to become Troy University to better reflect the institution's worldwide mission. (wikipedia.org)
  • Troy University is a public university with its main campus located in Troy, Alabama. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school has since evolved into a state university, located in four sites across Alabama: Troy, Montgomery, Phenix City, and Dothan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Troy University is known for its innovation in offering in-class and online academic programs in servicing traditional, nontraditional, and military students. (wikipedia.org)
  • The campus consists of 36 major buildings on 650 acres (1.9 kmĀ²) plus the adjacent Troy University Arboretum. (wikipedia.org)
  • At least three prominent political figures have been associated with Troy University. (wikipedia.org)
  • On April 16, 2004, the Board of Trustees voted to change the name of the institution from Troy State University to Troy University. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school was located in downtown Troy until moving to the present location on University Avenue in 1930. (wikipedia.org)
  • Troy University cumulatively offers 46 bachelor's degree programs, 22 master's degree programs, and two doctoral programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University is composed of: Five Colleges The Graduate School The Division of General Studies Troy University has acquired different institutional rankings from various sources: Forbes ranks Troy as the 640th best school in the nation. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2008, Troy University was ranked as the 25th best university in the United States for international students by the Institute of International Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • metal
  • The process begins by melting small particles of 950 palladium at 3,000 F. The molten metal is then poured into a large cylindrical mass called an ingot or billet . (jckonline.com)
  • The metal was named palladium. (montre24.com)
  • Soon the rumors about palladium bar spread around, but nobody expected that no joking tempers about metal would run high. (montre24.com)
  • According to the investment research firm Zacks.com , palladium is one precious metal collectors should seriously investigate. (coinworld.com)
  • year
  • However, the following event engaged all eyes: the famous scientific magazine of England "Nicholson's Journal" published an anonymous note, promising 20 pounds of sterling to the one, who would make artificial palladium within a year. (montre24.com)
  • image
  • Palladium absorbs oxygen when molten, so melting is done inside a sealed chamber of the machine featured in this image where the atmosphere is first vacuumed out and then back-filled with a cover gas prior to melting. (jckonline.com)
  • great
  • Mr. Fawehinmi secured the release of Mr. Ayodeji after successfully invoking that great palladium of civil liberty, the writ of habeas corpus. (wordsmith.org)
  • city
  • In English, since around 1600, the word palladium has been used figuratively to mean anything believed to provide protection or safety, and in particular in Christian contexts a sacred relic or icon believed to have a protective role in military contexts for a whole city, people or nation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Odysseus, according to The Epic Cycle, in the chrestomathy summarizing the Little Iliad, went by night to Troy in disguise and entered the city as a beggar. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Celtic Christianity palladia were more often relics, which in the Celtic tradition were typically possessions of a saint, such as books, bells, belts and croziers, all housed in reliquaries, and in Irish circumstances functioned as the battle standards of clans rather than protecting a city. (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • In 1929, the name was changed to Troy State Teachers College and it subsequently conferred its first baccalaureate degree in 1931. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1957, the legislature voted both to change the name to Troy State College and to allow it to begin a master's degree program. (wikipedia.org)
  • especially
  • Recently it became especially popular in watch industry: many famous companies have already manufactured wrist watches from palladium, and the fans become more interested in them. (montre24.com)
  • Specific icons, especially those of the Virgin Mary or Virgin and Child became credited with specialist functions, with their veneration aiding against disease or other misfortunes, and the military role of palladium was an example of this. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Not only because the wealthy have less to spend on jewellery, but also because of strong competition in recent years from the cheaper alternative, palladium. (moneyweek.com)