One interesting case study is Sir arthur evans, the original excavator and “restorer” of the Minoan palace of Knossos on Crete.
Sir arthur evans says the neolithic age began in Crete more than 14,000 years ago.
In 1893, however, arthur evans observed some signs on Minoan script.
Evans Ev·ans (ěv'ənz), Herbert McLean. 1882-1971.
American anatomist who isolated four pituitary hormones and discovered vitamin E (1922).