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Urbanism in the Aegean Bronze Age

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Published by Sheffield Academic Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bronze age -- Aegean Sea Region

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Keith Branigan
    SeriesSheffield studies in Aegean archeology -- 4
    ContributionsBranigan, Keith
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 181 p. :
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17044503M
    ISBN 101841273414

    Minoan Crete is rightly famous for its idiosyncratic architecture, as well as its palaces and towns such as Knossos, Malia, Gournia, and Palaikastro. Indeed, these are often described as the first urban settlements of Bronze Age Europe. However, we still know relatively little about the dynamics of these early urban centres. Farming Practice and Land Management at Knossos, Crete:: New Insights from δ13C and δ15N Analysis of Neolithic and Bronze Age Crop Remains July DOI: /00x

    The Bronze Age collapse is so called by historians who study the end of the Bronze Age.. The palace economies of the Aegean and Anatolia of the late Bronze Age were replaced, eventually, by the village cultures of the 'Greek Dark Ages'.. Between and BC, the cultural collapse of the Mycenaean kingdoms, the Hittite Empire in Anatolia and Syria, and the . In Urbanism in the Aegean Bronze Age, edited by Keith Branigan, pp. 38– Sheffield Academic Press, London. Chang, K. C. Urbanism and the King in Ancient China.

    He is at present preparing a book, provisionally entiled ' "Under the sceptre of Agamemnon": the view from the hinterlands of Mycenae', in K. Branigan (ed.), Urbanism in the Aegean Bronze Age (Sheffield Studies in Aegean Archaeology 5), pp. (Sheffield ). The state of Texas has issued a Stay Home–Work Safe Order. We cannot accept orders for books or journals at this time. Readers may order directly from many independent bookstores via , , and bookstore websites, as well as through major online retailers.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Based upon papers presented at the 5th Round Table on Aegean Archeaology, held at Sheffield in January. Get this from a library. Urbanism in the Aegean Bronze Age. [Keith Branigan;] -- State-formation and the emergence of civilization have been two of the major arenas of debate in Aegean prehistory for the last twenty five years.

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