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Link SEA LEVEL CHANGES IN CRETE DIAGRAM

This diagram illuyrates sea-level changes in Crete

Sea levels, Crete, Minoan, Minoans view
Link MINOAN BULL LEAPING

Was bull leaping as shown in Minoan art possible? This link might provide some interesting food for thought.

Minoans, Bull leaping, Knossos view
Link CHRONOLOGICAL TABLE OF MINOAN CRETE

This link takes you to a helpful chronological table of Minoan Crete by the Foundation of the Hellenic World.

Chronology, Minoan, Minoans, Mycenaeans, Greece, Crete, Bronze Age view
Link THE PALACE OF MINOS AT KNOSSOS

You will find some useful information about the Palace of Minos at Knossos (the History of the Palace, Evans and the Excavations, and a 2-part...

Knossos, Minoan, Minoans, Palace of Minos, Crete view
Link PHAISTOS

There is some useful information information about the site at Phaistos here.

Phaistos, Minoan, Minoans, Crete, Bronze Age view
Link THE COUNTRY HOUSE AT MYRTOS-PYRGOS

One type of settlement that is found in Minoan contexts is the country house, of which there is a very good example at...

Pyrgos, Myrtos-Pyrgos, Country House, Minoan, Minoans, Crete, Bronze Age, Gerald Cadogan view
Link SEA LEVEL CHANGES IN CRETE

RELATIVE SEA-LEVEL CHANGES IN CRETE: REASSESSMENT OF RADIOCARBON DATES FROM SPHAKIA AND WEST CRETE (from Annual of the British School at Athens 97...

Crete, Minoan, Minoans, Sea levels view
Link CHRONOLOGICAL CHART OF THE GREEK BRONZE AGE

This link takes you to the Greek Ministry of Culture’s chronological chart of the Greek Bronze Age

Bronze Age, Greece, Crete, Minoan, Minoans, Mycenaeans, Chronology view
Link DEVELOPMENT OF KNOSSOS

The LiveScience website gives a clear overview of the development of Knossos.

Knossos, Palace of Minos, Minoan, Minoans, Crete, Bronze Age view
Link UNDERSTANDING THE MINOAN PALACES

There is some good material in this article on ‘Understanding the Minoan Palaces’ by Louise A. Hitchcock (co-author of Hitchcock & Preziosi)...

Minoan, Minoans, Crete, Palace of Minos view
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