Aegean civilizations
Aegean civilization is a general term for the Bronze Age civilizations of Greece around the Aegean Sea. There are three distinct but communicating and interacting geographic regions covered by this te...
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ΣΠΗΛΑΙΟ ΕΙΛΕΙΘΥΙΑΣ ΚΡΗΤΗΣ - EILEITHYIA CAVE CRETE
Ἡ Ειλειθυία ἤ Ἐλευθώ εἶναι ἡ Θεά πού εφορεύει στόν τοκετό κατά τον Όμηρο και Ἠσίοδο. Βοηθάει στήν ἀπελευθέρωση τῆς ἐγκύου καί εἶναι προστάτης τῶν ἐπιτόκων. Εἶναι κόρη τοῦ Δία καί τῆς Ἥρας και ἀδελφή τ...
Archaeologists Find The Gate To Goliath's Hometown
An archaeological dig now in its 20th year has uncovered the entrance gate to Gath, the ancient Biblical city of the Philistines and onetime home of the giant Goliath. Before the king of Damascus dest...
Minoan Civilization Originated in Europe, Not Egypt
Ancient DNA suggests that the ancient Cretans descended from Neolithic populations that migrated to Europe from the Middle East and Turkey. Archaeological excavations suggest that early farmers were l...
Briseis
I love this part, Achilles looks SO hot here... Almost unstandable.
Penelope
eternal love.
Orestes
Artist: A Perfect Circle Album: MER DE NOMS Track 5: Orestes. Metaphor for a missing moment Pull me into your per...
Mount Athos
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Knossos
A video segment, sans narration, so you can hear the underscore. This is the famous palace on the island of Crete - home to the Minoans. Good king Minos live...
Chania
Ferries to Crete - Chania: http://www.ferriesgreekislands.com/ferries-crete/ Greece - Chania. Chaniá (Greek: Χανιά, IPA: [xaˈɲa], also transliterated Chania,...
Phaistos
The 4000 year old ruins of the Minoan Palace of Phaistos are scattered over a wide area of a picturesque hillside on the island of Crete. The first archaeolo...
Phaistos - Documentary
The 4000 year old ruins of the Minoan Palace of Phaistos are scattered over a wide area of a picturesque hillside on the island of Crete. The first archaeolo...
Chania - Slideshow
Ferries to Crete - Chania: http://www.ferriesgreekislands.com/ferries-crete/ Greece - Chania. Chaniá (Greek: Χανιά, IPA: [xaˈɲa], also transliterated Chania,...
Helladic period
Helladic is a modern archaeological term meant to identify a sequence of periods characterizing the culture of mainland ancient Greece during the Bronze Age. The term is commonly used in archaeology a...
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Troad
The Troad (/ˈtroʊˌæd/ or /ˈtroʊəd/) or Troas /ˈtroʊəs/ is the historical name of the Biga peninsula (modern Turkish: Biga Yarımadası, Ancient Greek: Τρῳάς) in the northwestern part of Anatolia, T...
Troad - Wikipedia
Cycladic civilization
Cycladic civilization (also known as Cycladic culture or The Cycladic period) is an Early Bronze Age culture of the Cyclades, Greece, in the Aegean Sea, spanning the period from approximately 3200–200...
Cycladic civilization - Wikipedia
Minoan civilization
The Minoan civilization was an Aegean Bronze Age civilization that arose on the island of Crete and flourished from approximately 2700 to 1450 BC. It was rediscovered at the beginning of the 20th cen...
Minoan civilization - Wikipedia
Mycenaean Greece
Mycenaean Greece refers to the last phase of the Bronze Age in Ancient Greece (ca. 1600–1100 BC). It takes its name from the archaeological site of Mycenae in Argolis, Peloponnese, southern Greece. Ot...
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Aegean art
Aegean art refers to art that was created in the Grecian lands surrounding, and the islands within, the Aegean Sea.Included in the category Aegean art is Mycenaean art, famous for its gold masks, war ...
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Cycladic art
Cycladic art encompasses the visual art of the ancient Cycladic civilization, which flourished in the islands of the Aegean Sea from 3300 - 2000 BCE. Along with the Minoans and Mycenaeans, the Cycladi...
Cycladic art - Wikipedia
Minoan art
The Minoan civilization was an Aegean Bronze Age civilization that arose on the island of Crete and flourished from approximately 2000 to 1450 BC. It was rediscovered at the beginning of the 20th cen...
Minoan art - Wikipedia
Minyan ware
Minyan ware is a broad archaeological term describing varieties of a particular style of Aegean pottery associated with the Middle Helladic period.
In the history of Aegean prehistoric archaeology...
History of discovery and distribution of the remains of Aegean civilization
Mycenae and Tiryns are the two principal sites on which evidence of a prehistoric civilization was remarked long ago by the classical Greeks.The curtain-wall and towers of the Mycenaean citadel, its g...