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The kingdom of Mycenae

Jorrit M. Kelder

The kingdom of Mycenae

a great kingdom in the late Bronze Age Aegean

by Jorrit M. Kelder

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Published by CDL Press in Bethesda, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bronze age -- Aegean Sea Region,
  • Historic sites -- Aegean Sea Region,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Aegean Sea Region,
  • Mycenae (Extinct city),
  • Aegean Sea Region -- Antiquities,
  • Aegean Sea Region -- History, Local,
  • Aegean Sea Region -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Jorrit M. Kelder.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDF221.M9 K45 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24019302M
    ISBN 109781934309278
    LC Control Number2010000179
    OCLC/WorldCa499740311

    In Greek mythology, Agamemnon / æ ɡ ə ˈ m ɛ m n ɒ n / (Greek: Ἀγαμέμνων, Ἀgamémnōn) was a king of Mycenae, the son of King Atreus and Queen Aerope of Mycenae, the brother of Menelaus, the husband of Clytemnestra and the father of Iphigenia, Electra or Laodike (Λαοδίκη), Orestes and Chrysothemis. Legends make him the king of Mycenae or Argos, thought to be different.   Archaeological Site Mycenae: Agamemnon's Palace - See 1, traveler reviews, 1, candid photos, and great deals for Mycenae, Greece, at Tripadvisor.4/5(K).

    We recommend booking Archaeological Site Mycenae tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all Archaeological Site Mycenae tours on Tripadvisor/5(K). Mycenae (Greek Μυκῆναι Mykēnai or Μυκήνη Mykēnē), is an archaeological site in is about 90 km south-west of Athens, in the north-eastern Peloponnese.. In the second millennium BC, Mycenae was one of the most important centers of early Greek civilization with a strong army. The time of Greek history from about BC to about BC is called Mycenaean GreeceCoordinates: Coordinates: 37°43′51″N 22°45′23″E / .

    Book your Mycenae tickets online and skip-the-line! Save time and money with our best price guarantee make the most of your visit to Nafplio! Explore the ruins of Ancient Mycenae, home of the mythical Agamemnon. For years (– BC) this kingdom was the most powerful in Greece. Then /5(). Get the Atlas Obscura book. Mycenae was also the kingdom of Agamemnon, who pursued his brother’s wayward bride (and the riches she hid among) to the far shores of Troy. Ill winds at the.


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The kingdom of Mycenae by Jorrit M. Kelder Download PDF EPUB FB2

Small and well writen book, it arguments about Mycenae being the capital of a great kingdom or a coalition of kingdoms in the late bronge age Agean. It was a pleasure to read for an amature history enthusiast as myself, as it provides a lot of evidence in a clear and understandable by: 6.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Kingdom of Mycenae: A Great Kingdom in the Late Bronze Aegean at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5(1).

Mycenae (Ancient Greek: Μυκῆναι or Μυκήνη, Mykēnē) is an archaeological site near Mykines in Argolis, north-eastern Peloponnese, is located about kilometres (75 miles) south-west of Athens; 11 kilometres (7 miles) north of Argos; and 48 kilometres (30 miles) south of site is 19 kilometres (12 miles) inland from the Saronic Gulf and built upon a hill Coordinates: Coordinates: 37°43′51″N 22°45′23″E /.

Mycenae kingdom's ancient ruins. Photo credit: Protothema News The Mycenaean civilization which, according to legend, had been ruled by King Agamemnon, the conqueror of Troy, sprang to life suddenly in southern and central Greece in about BC.

The kingdom of Mycenae: a great kingdom in the late Bronze Age Aegean / by Jorrit M. Kelder. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 1. Mycenae (Extinct city) 2. Aegean Sea Region--Antiquities. Bronze age--Aegean Sea The kingdom of Mycenae book.

Historic sites--Aegean Sea Region. Excavations (Archaeology)--Aegean Sea File Size: 3MB. The kingdom of Mycenae: a great kingdom in the late Bronze Age Aegean. [Jorrit M Kelder] Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; the kingdom of Mycenae and Ahhiyawa -- Search for the heartland -- Thebes or Mycenae.

-- Archaeology of empire -- Archaeology of the Mycenaean empire -- Synthesis: The reconstruction of a great kingdom. The Mycenaean kingdoms lasted for years in BC the Mycenaean civilization began and in BC the Dorian's destroyed the Mycenae kingdom. The kingdom of Mycenae; a great kingdom in the late Bronze Age Aegean.

Kelder, Jorrit M. University Press of Maryland pages $ Hardcover DF Kelder, an archaeological scholar, analyzes the contemporary scholarship regarding the continuity and character of Mycenaean culture and palace sites in the late Bronze Age period.

Mycenae ‘Rich in Gold’, the kingdom of mythical Agamemnon, first sung by Homer in his epics, is the most important and richest palatial center of the Late Bronze Age in Greece. Its name was given to one of the greatest civilizations of Greek prehistory, the Mycenaean civilization, while the myths related to its history have inspired poets.

Condition: Poor. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers.

In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN: Seller Inventory # Mycenae Achaian kingdom of Agamemnon.

Mycenae was probably the most famous of all the Greek kingdoms. Thersites Greek soldier who verbally criticizes Agamemnon. He is ugly and somewhat deformed and treated as a comic character.

He is the only common soldier to have a speaking role in the Iliad. He is put down both verbally and physically by. The archaeological site of Mycenae near the village of Mykines, Peloponnese, Greece. (gatsi /Adobe Stock) One of the most significant instances in which fire is believed to have caused such destruction is the situation at Knossos in well-known Linear B tablets, Mycenaean records, and the undeciphered Linear A tablets of the Minoans were likely baked around the time of the Author: Riley Winters.

The difference here is that the challenge in The Odyssey requires less magic and more skill and physical strength.

Other motifs are the disguise of the hero, the battle for the bride, revenge upon interlopers, maturation of the heir apparent, and restoration of a king to his rightful reign.

Condition: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers.

In good all round condition. No dust jacket. Re-bound by library. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN: Seller Inventory # Mycenae was a fortified late Bronze Age city located between two hills on the Argolid plain of the Peloponnese, acropolis today dates from between the 14th and 13th century BCE when the Mycenaean civilization was at its peak of power, influence and artistic expression.

Mycenae, along with nearby Tiryns, is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. The Mycenaean civilization (c. BCE) flourished in the Late Bronze Age, reaching its peak from the 15th to the 13th century BCE when it extended its influence not only throughout the Peloponnese in Greece but also across the Aegean, in particular, on Crete and the Cycladic islands.

The Mycenaeans, named after their chief city of Mycenae in the Argolid of the northeast Peloponnese. King Agamemnon is a mythological character from Greek legend, most famously appearing in Homer's "The Illiad," but also found in other source material from Greek the legend, he is the King of Mycenae and the leader of the Greek army in the Trojan War.

Although this civilization was expanded in the entire country, the center (and most powerful town) was Mycenae, the kingdom of the legendary king Agamemnon, ruler of the Greeks in the Trojan War. The ancient town was surrounded by gigantic walls, while the most famous spot is the Lion Gate, the entrance to the town with two female stone lions.

The Mycenaeans book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Studies the distinctive culture of the Mycenaeans, examining the arch /5. We reach the ancient city of Mycenae where the Cyclopean Walls “take our breath”, as until today no explanation can be found regarding their construction.

Mycenae is considered the greatest and richest kingdom of the later Bronze Age (around B.C). Even the legendary author Homer was inspired by Mycenae to compose his epic poem “Iliad”. If you subtract years fromit equals the year BCE which is very close to the historical date of the establishment of the state of Israel, the decline of Mycenae and the New : Richard Lawson Singley.Escape the hustle and bustle of Athens and dive into Greece's rich history on this full-day guided tour to Epidaurus and Mycenae.

Discover the remains of the ancient city of Mycenae, which served as a major center of Greek civilization; see iconic sites and visit the small village of Epidaurus.

Heading towards the Corinth Canal, you start your day with a scenic drive along the coastal road of.Get print book. No eBook available. highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Go to Google Play Now» Mycenae and the Mycenaean Age. George Emmanuel Mylonas.

Princeton University Press, - Civilization, Mycenaean. - pages. (about ? B.C.) is known today as the Mycenaean civilization. It is named after.