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MYCENEANS 2000-1100 B.C. Has a script called linear B Tells us the arrival and the power of the Myceneans Powerful warring society o Not like the Minoans Housed in citadels, e.g. Mycenae o Fortified, sometimes had a holy place o In high places for defensive mechanism Give their name to the period Earliest civilization in MAINLAND Greece Heinrich Schliemann 19 th c. German archaeologist Student of the classics, especially Homer Excavates at Ithaca, Troy, and Mycenae Had money, was smart The site he found in 1870 was assumed to be Troy. Not Troy Shaft Graves at Mycenae Discovered by Schliemann o Wanted to go to Mycenae because of Agamemnon Date to ca. 1600 B.C.
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