Minoans: Life in Bronze Age Crete

Routledge, 1. jan. 1990 - 210 sider
Since their rediscovery in the early 1900s, Minoans have been defined by a series of cultural traits: elegance, gracefulness and sophistication, lovers of nature, in harmony with their neighbors. But how far does the later work of archaeologists support this view? Castleden uses the results of recent research to produce a comprehensive view of the peoples of Minoan Crete. Illustrations.

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In this companion to The Knossos Labyrinth (Routledge, 1990), Castleden gives us an outline of the Minoan culture that, he alleges, is more consistent with recent archaeological evidence: that Knossos ... Læs hele anmeldelsen

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Excellent, evenhanded, purposefully unromanticised, and still the definitive book on the Minoans. Læs hele anmeldelsen

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Om forfatteren (1990)

Pamela Freeman is an award-winning writer for young people. She has a Doctorate of Creative Arts from the University of Technology, Sydney, where she has also lectured in creative writing. She lives in Sydney with her husband and young son. "Blood Ties "is her first novel for adults.

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