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HIST 2100
Jeremy Trevett

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AP/HIST 2100 Greek and Roman History Greek History In-Class Essay On Wednesday 3 October there will be an in-class essay, in the lecture hall, 11:30- 12:20. Please arrive on time. You should prepare the following questions: 1. What were than main similarities and differences between Minoan and Mycenaean civilization? Minoan - Palaces control large areas (political center) - Largely peaceful - Possible indications of human sacrifice - Water supply and drainage in palace - Minoans from Crete - Bulls part of culture Mycenaean - Sites culturally uniform, but appear to be politically independent. - military based - wealth of elite o golden mask, death mask - Minoans got their name from king Minos the King who insulted Zeus so he punished him by having his queen get pregnant by a bull. She gave birth to the Minotaur. - Mycenae was founded by the Greek the hero Perseus and his wife Andromeda after his exploits. giving rise to the Perseid Dynasty. - Mycenaeans take over
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