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One interesting case study is Sir Arthur Evans, the original excavator and “restorer” of the Minoan palace of Knossos on Crete.The Classics are Dead! Long Live the Classics! Mary Beard’s New Book|Nick Romeo|September 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Egyptian influences, in particular, can be traced throughout the “Minoan” and “Mycenaean” periods.
Were the creators of the Minoan and Mycenaean civilization Greeks or were they not?
In 1893, however, Arthur Evans observed some signs on Minoan script.
British Dictionary definitions for minoan
Word Origin for Minoan
Word Origin and History for minoan
1894, from Minos, famous king of Crete; applied by British archaeologist Sir Arthur Evans to the civilization that flourished there c.3000-1400 B.C.E.