Minoan civilization

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Synonyms for Minoan civilization

the bronze-age culture of Crete that flourished 3000-1100 BC

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According to Betancourt, the fort of Aphrodite's Kephali would have been related to the inland expansion of the colonists during the Early Minoan LA, helping to "establish a secure and defensible base for the immediate territory" (p.
The authors make the important point that the appropriate biomarkers co-occurred with potsherds as inclusions within the buried soils under investigation and the stratigraphic context of the samples take the inferred date of manuring back to Early Minoan times (4500-3500 BP).
The cemetery was in use from the Early Minoan era, and much of the volume contains detailed reports on the human remains and use of the cemetery.
Exotica and the early Minoan elite: eastern imports in Prepalatial Crete.
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