Fall of the Minoans

16 May

the MinoansThe Minoans are best known for the myth of theses and the Minotaur, but is in fact the disappearance of this civilization that once was great what is more interesting. While many historians concentrate on the fall of the Roman Empire, the fall of the Minoans, who resided on the island of Crete, is an equal if not greater mystery. Three and half years ago the island was rocked by a huge volcanic eruption on the island of There decimal. Archaeologists unearthed tablets which have shown that the Minoans lived another 50 years after the eruption, and finally disappeared.

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