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The Earliest Prehistory of Cyprus

From Colonization to Exploitation (Archaeological Reports)

by Stuart Swiny

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Published by American Schools of Oriental Research .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Prehistory,
  • Neolithic period,
  • Archaeology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Cyprus,
  • Prehistoric peoples,
  • Ancient - General,
  • General,
  • Antiquities, Prehistoric,
  • Antiquities

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8267049M
    ISBN 100897570510
    ISBN 109780897570510

    Review of: Knapp, A.B. The Archaeology of Cyprus: From Earliest Prehistory through the Bronze Age. New York: Cambridge University Press. Figurine Makers of Prehistoric Cyprus; Figurine Makers of Prehistoric Cyprus: Settlement and Cemeteries at Souskiou [Hardback] attest to important changes involving the transformation of personal and social identities during the first centuries of the 3rd millennium BC, a topic that forms a central theme of this final report on the site.

    Cyprus (sī´prəs), Gr. Kypros, Turk. Kıbrıs, officially Republic of Cyprus, republic ( est. pop. 1,,), 3, sq mi (9, sq km), an island in the E Mediterranean Sea, c mi (60 km) S of Turkey and c mi ( km) W of Syria. The capital and largest city is addition to the capital, other important cities are Famagusta, Larnaca, and Limassol. (list of) the main excavations in Cyprus in recent years. bibliography. list of illustrations. index. ancient history. archaeology. prehistory. ancient religion. art history. ~ From the dawn of civilization to the end of the Roman period, Cyprus provided a home for ancient cultures of .

    The Prehistory of Asia Minor: From Complex Hunter-Gatherers to Early Urban Societies. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press; Knapp, A.B. (). The Archaeology of Cyprus from Earliest Prehistory through the Bronze Age. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press. Registration. Registration via uSis is . The ancient history of Cyprus shows a precocious sophistication in the neolithic era visible in settlements such as at Choirokoitia dating from the 9th millennium BC, and at Kalavassos from about BC.. Periods of Cyprus's ancient history from BC have been named according to styles of pottery as follows. Cypro-Geometric I: – BC.


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