Knossos Palace (2nd millenium B.C.)

Knossos Palace (2nd millenium B.C.)

The largest bronze-age building complex of ancient Crete was probably the center of Minoan civilization.

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  • When was the golden age of the Minoan civilization?
  • Is it true that the decline of the Minoan civilization is related to a volcanic eruption?

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