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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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Ancient Aegean civilization that flourished c.3000–c.1100 bc on the island of Crete, named after the legendary King ...

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The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture

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2007
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Art & Architecture, Classical studies
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Civilization that flourished during the Greek Bronze Age (c. 3500/3000–c.1050 bc) on the Aegean island of ...

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

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2011
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Sir Arthur Evans (1851–1941) gave the modern name Minoan to the Aegean Bronze Age (c. 3000–1100bce ...

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology (2 ed.)

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2009
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A term developed by Sir Arthur Evans for the Bronze Age civilization of Crete and surrounding areas, being an

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The Oxford Classical Dictionary (4 ed.)

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2012
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the bronze age civilization of *Crete (c.3500–1100 bc). See also religion, minoan and mycenaean. The term ‘Minoan’ (after the legendary ...

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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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2006
of, relating to, or denoting a Bronze Age civilization centred on Crete (c. 3000–1050 bc), its people, or its language. This civilization had reached its zenith by the beginning of the ... More

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