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2600 BCE - 1100 BCE: The Minoan Period on Crete; Labyrinth of Knossos constructed during latter part.
 
 
1900 BCE: First Minoan palace at Knossos.
 
1700 BCE: Second Palace of Knossos on Crete.
 
 
1650 BCE - 1550 BCE: Knossos survives Thera eruption.
 
 
1450 BCE: Mycenaen influence extended to Knossos, Crete.
 
220 BCE: Gortyn allies with Knossos to defeat Lyttos on Crete.
 
1900 CE - 1905 CE: Sir Arthur Evans excavates at Crete, discovering the palace at Knossos and naming the civilization "Minoan".
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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