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Journal of Archaeology, History, and Exploration Volume 3, no.3: 2003 Palaces of Minoan Crete
Recent Finds:

The New Chad hominid

· New Light on Dog Origins

· Kennewick Man Court Appeal

· Plight of the Peppered Moth Theory

· Nola and Poggiomarino

· Massa Maritima
· Earliest Great Wall section

· Gallic Burials at Gondole

· "Jesus" box unveiled

· Vinland Map

· Traces of Preclassic Mayan cacao

· Updating James Fort

Museum Reviews:
·  American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY: The First Europeans: Treasures from the Hills of Atapuerca- reviewed by Kenneth Mowbray

·  Archaeological Museum, Herkalion, Crete: The Ring of Minos - Lost and Found   - reviewed by Sabine Beckmann

· Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy: The Pharaohs (I Faraoni) - reviewed by Enzo Ferrara



Archaeology on the Internet:
·  Links on Minoan Crete


Feature Articles:  

· Introduction: Courtyard Complexes and the Labyrinth of Minoan Culture  by Michele A. Miller, Editor of Old World Archaeology, Athena Review

· Minoan Writing: Hieroglyphs, Linear A, and Linear B

· Sir Arthur Evans and the excavations at Knossos

· Harriet Boyd and the excavations at Gournia 

· Understanding the Minoan Palaces  by Louise A. Hitchcock, the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, UCLA
· The Palaces of Minos at Knossos by Colin F. Macdonald, The British School of Archaeology at Athens

· The Minoan Palace at Petras, Siteia by Metaxia Tsipopoulou, Archaeological Museum, Agios Nikolaos, Crete

· Discoveries at Khania in Western Crete  An interview with Maria Andreadaki-Vlasiki, Director, K.E. Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities; Khania Archaeological Museum

· Court Compounds of Minoan Crete- Royal Palaces or Ceremonial Centers?  by Jan Driessen, Université Catholique de Louvain

· Return to the Labyrinth: a Clew to the Function of the Minoan Palaces by Joseph Alexander MacGillivray, The British School of Archaeology at Athens

· A Spanish Time Tunnel: El Mirón Cave by Lawrence Guy Straus, University of New Mexico, and Manuel González Morales, University of Cantabria, Santander

· Looking at Ancient Chinese Dogs by Murray Eiland, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitat, Frankfurt

· Returning to the Circle: The Long Journey of American Indian Tribes to a Renewal of Sovereignty (with full text and footnotes) by Stephen M. Sachs, Indiana University /Purdue University Indianapolis

Book Reviews:

· Adventures in the Bone Trade: The Race to Discover Human Ancestors in Ethiopia's Afar Depression by Jon E. Kalb; reviewed by Kenneth Mowbray

· Greece Before History; An Archaeological Companion and Guide by Curtis Runnels and Patricia Murray; reviewed by Michele A. Miller


[All articles listed above are contained, in their complete form,  in the printed issue.]  
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