Giants or Geniuses? Monumental building at Mycenae.
1998 (English)In: Current Swedish Archaeology, ISSN 1102-7355, Vol. 6, 167-184 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The monumental building in Cyclopean masonry at Mycenae has in local tradition been ascribed to cyclops, the giants of Greek mythology. This article discusses the human component in the construction of the monuments at Mycenae and relates it to similar ph
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
The Swedish Archaeological Society , 1998. Vol. 6, 167-184 p.
Greek Bronze Age, landscape, Mycenae, tholos tombs, true domes, construction, propaganda, audience
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