Weekly Trivia Hints 10/14 - 10/20
Aeschylus, Aquavit, Briseis, Consumption, Elder, Indus, and Mania
What is the name of the alcohol that has been produced in Scandinavia since the 15th century, is flavored primarily with dill and caraway seeds, and can be found in such cocktails as a White Cosmopolitan and a Swedish Mint Julep?
Greek hero Achilles spends most of Homer’s Iliad sulking over the loss of what slave girl, who is portrayed as the cousin of Hector and Paris in the movie Troy?
Home of the Great Bath, what peaceful civilization that existed from 2600 to 1900 BC shares its name with one of the longest rivers in Asia?
The author of The Persians, Seven Against Thebes, and The Oresteia, what Ancient Greek playwright is often described as the “father of tragedy”?