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Providing key examples which illustrate the clearly written text They emphasize the importance of context and the complexities of meaning and function of objects within different enviro. Not always the liveliest or clearest prose but still pretty good

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Aegean Art and Architecture Oxford History of ArtNments and situations and through time A book geared to the interested reader and students embarking on Aegean courses than serious scholars who will already be familiar with the content. This is an excellent book on Aegean Art Things are well organized and explained without oversimplification

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Read & Download Aegean Art and Architecture Oxford History of Art 104 å A general introduction to the art and architecture of Greece the Cycladic islands and Crete from c3300 1000 BC The authors have been highly selective in their choice of sites and objects providing key examples which illustrate the clearly written textA general introduction to the art and architecture of Greece the Cycladic islands and Crete from c3300 1000 BC The authors have been highly selective in their choice of sites and objects. An excellent entrée to the Ancient Aegean from the Neolithic through the Palatial periods and ending in an examination of the Minoan legacy Preziosi and Hitchcock redress the MinoanMycenaean distinction and present a view of Aegean culture balanced by the variant interpretations of rituals customs and practices; kernoi are religious offerings or gaming tokens; bull leaping a genuine game a gender identity ceremony or a symbolic representation of the hunt As always in this series a generous selection of maps colour photos and floor plans the roots of the Labyrinth myth perhaps lie in the ‘internal defence systems’ of the Minoan house