Ancient Cretan Pithoi, used for storage of food products. Malia, Crete (1900-1450 BCE).
Shamanic elements in Minoan religion
Ritual has always been a popular subject of study in archaeology and anthropology. Early ethnographers relished the details...
Stone for harvest offerings
The stone Kernos for food offerings of the collected harvest, the Minoan settlement of Malia, Crete (1650-1450 BCE...
The Bull of Minos: The Great Discoveries of Ancient Greece
Having visited the Peloponese and just half-filled a suitcase of books on ancient Greece, I saw this at the airport...
The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean (Oxford Handbooks)
At nearly a thousand pages this is a titan of a book covering 3000 to 1000BC. This period includes two of the Mediterranean's...
The Palace of Knossos
The Minoan palace at Knossos, Crete (c. 1500 BCE).
The scientific origins of the Minotaur - Matt Kaplan
View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-scientific-origins-of-the-minotaur-matt-kaplan The myth of the Minotaur...
Ideally situated in a sheltered gulf surrounded by mountains, Zakros (or Kato Zakros) in south-eastern Crete, was the fourth...