Bronze Age

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(archeology) a period between the Stone and Iron Ages, characterized by the manufacture and use of bronze tools and weapons

(classical mythology) the third age of the world, marked by war and violence

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Some show monuments -- the grassy silhouette of a bronze-age fort, the mighty city wall begun circa 315 BC, a large Jewish cemetery established from the fifteenth century, and several churches long used as mosques which had been reappropriated for their original purpose in 1912.
The eruption heralded a new phase in the bronze-age civilization of the Aegean, and archaeologists have traditionally dated the blast between 1550 BC and 1500 BC.