Knossos, the famous Minoan Palace lies 5 kilometres southeast of Heraklion in Crete. The Palace of Knossos is the monumental symbol of Minoan civilisation and it was excavated by Sir Arthur Evans and Minos Kalokairinos
Research from the University of Sheffield has discovered that the ancient civilisation of Crete, known as Minoan, had strong martial traditions, contradicting the commonly held view of Minoans as a peace-loving people. The research, carried out by Dr Barry Molloy of the University of Sheffield’s Department of Archaeology, investigated the Bronze Age people of Crete, known by many as the Minoans, who created the very first complex urban civilisation in Europe.
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