Essays Tagged: "Mycenaean Greece"

Metals in the Bronze Age

d. This is largely attributable to the fact that some of the greatest metalworking centers, such as Mycenaean Greece, were not well provided with metal ores, and therefore had to import most of their ... Apulia, the Aeolian Islands, and Vivara, in the Bay of Naples. Most of these finds appear to be of Mycenaean origin, although some sherds are clearly of Minoan or Cycladic origin (Cline 1994:78). Thi ...

(10 pages) 57 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Why should a Historian Study Mycenean Society?

19/20 Recieved. Needed a more throughough conclusion. A year 12 Ancient History HSC essay.The Mycenaean's were the first great civilisation of the Greek Mainland. 'Mycenaean' is the term that is ... was derived from the site of Mycenae, which was located in the Peloponnes, where once stood a great Mycenaean fortified citadel. This citadel was the center of power and activity during the late Hella ...

(14 pages) 72 1 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Historical Investigation Homer and the Trojan War

ide discovered the ruins of the powerful city. There was also evidence that supported the theory of Mycenaeans being the people the sacked and destroyed Troy in the late Bronze Age.Homer, who is consi ... ns were led by the king of Mycenae, Agamemnon. Homer's description of armour is very similar of the Mycenaeans body armour which supports evidence that the Mycenaeans sacked Troy.Archaeological eviden ...

(4 pages) 4 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers