The Mycenaean World

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Bloomsbury Academic, Jan 1, 1998 - History - 128 pages

introduction to the Mycenaean world brings together the latest research on
its history and on the real Bronze Age cities that lie behind the Homeric
legends. Economy and society, technology and trade, burials and buildings,
warfare and religion are all explored to reveal the character and
achievements of this brilliant forerunner of Classical Greece.

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The rise and fall of Mycenaean civilization
Tombs and burial practices

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About the author (1998)

K.A. Wardle is Senior Lecturer in Ancient History and Archaeology at the University of Birmingham, UK. He is the author of Well-Built Mycenae and reports on many excavations in Greece. Diana Wardle is an extra-mural Lecturer in Archaeology, designer of Homer's Heroes exhibition, and co-director of the Mycenae Project at the University of Birmingham, UK.

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